Locum Adult Social Care Lawyer

Location
West Midlands
Salary
£35 - £45 Per Hour
Posted
20 Feb 2019
Closes
20 Mar 2019
Ref
LOW/6631770
Contact
Lauren Watts
Practice area
Mental health
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Locum Adult Social Care Lawyer to join a busy Local Authority Legal Team based in the West Midlands. The position is for an initial period of 3 months with the possibility of extension following this period.


The successful applicant will be a Solicitor, Barrister, Lawyer or Legal Executive with experience in Adult Social Care preferably within a Local Authority.


The generic duties and responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:

  • Managing a full caseload and providing advice and support to Local Authority and Public Bodies with the focus on Court of Protection Matters
  • High Court Deprivation of Liberty Services
  • Judicial Review proceedings
  • Social Care Debt Matters
  • Mental Health matters including admission, treatment and appointment and displacement of nearest relatives under the Mental Health Act 1983

An hourly rate of between £35 - £45 per hour umbrella is on offer depending on experience.


For further information, please contact Lauren Watts or Emma Walker on 0121 616 0681 or alternatively send your CV to midlandslegal@venngroup.com. We look forward to your application.


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