Child Care

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
£36,379 to £39,177 per annum
11 Apr 2018
01 May 2018
Practice area
Children law
Full time
Contract type

£36,379 to £39,177 per annum
 Full time – 37 hours per week

We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic solicitor for the following post:

Child Care – Permanent post

You will be a confident communicator with the ability to solve problems in a pragmatic and timely way. You must also be able to work both independently and as part of a professional team and be able to manage conflicting priorities to deadlines.

To deal primarily with care and placement proceedings however also in respect of fostering, adoption and general children’s social care matters. You will either be, or be keen to become, a confident advocate. Recent experience of care proceedings and of working in a local authority would be advantageous but newly-qualified solicitors will also be considered.

We have an excellent benefits package which includes generous annual leave, flexi-time, access to a Local Government Pension Scheme, and salary sacrifice schemes.

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Closing Date: 1 May 2018