Senior Solicitor - Childcare

Location
Manchester
Salary
£30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
10 May 2019
Closes
07 Jun 2019
Ref
KT04394761
Contact
Karl Tomkinson
Practice area
Children law, Family
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Self-driven Senior Childcare Solicitor sought for a leading firm in Lancashire.

A unique opportunity for a Senior Childcare Solicitor has arisen in our client’s busy department at its office located close to Manchester. The successful candidate will be able to work under minimum supervision and manage a diverse and demanding caseload of childcare matters.

Responsibilities
• Representation of all parties in public law matters
• Child protection
• Social care disputes
• Care proceedings
• Supervision orders
• Special guardianship applications
• Attending Public Law Outline meetings
• Mentoring junior members of the team
• Marketing

The Candidate
• Applications are encouraged from senior solicitors with a minimum of four years’ PQE in childcare
• Membership of the Law Society’s Children Law Accreditation Scheme is essential
• Being able to work independently and as a part of the team is essential
• Ideally, you will have excellent IT skills
• Exceptional client care skills are necessary

The Firm
Our client is historic practice, with strong roots and offices located within easy reach of local amenities and transport links. Staffed by a team of experienced lawyers and support staff, delivering high-quality advice to businesses and individuals, they pride themselves on excellence in client care and have acquired numerous accreditations in recognition of this. Proud of their strong links to the local community, they actively participate in and support various local causes and events. This commitment has earned them an enviable network of clients based on trust and integrity.

Benefits
• Contributory pension scheme
• Discretionary performance related annual bonus
• Enhanced sick pay
• Holiday scheme
• Car parking

Senior Solicitor - Childcare

For further details of this Senior Childcare Solicitor vacancy, please contact Karl on 01954 200 012 quoting reference KT04394761.

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