Assistant Lawyer (Housing and Litigation)

Location
England, London, Woolwich
Salary
£35991 - £38994 per annum + F540101
Posted
04 Jun 2018
Closes
02 Jul 2018
Ref
REC/18/00357
Contact
Rachel Young
Practice area
Landlord and tenant
Position
Legal assistant
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

We are seeking an Assistant Housing Lawyer to join our busy team dealing with a varied caseload and providing legal advice, support and representation to the Council

The main work includes:-

  • Advising and providing legal representation to Tenancy and Housing Income Officers
  • Managing a varied caseload of possession proceedings, rent arrears and debt related matters.
  • Attending the County Court and Magistrates Court as the Council's representative
  • The successful candidate must be a Qualified Solicitor, Barrister, Chartered Legal Executive or graduate able to demonstrate experience of all aspects of the law relating to Housing and Litigation

    Royal Borough of Greenwich reserves the right to close any vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date should there be a high volume of applications received.