Locum Adult Social Care Solicitor

Location
Wales
Salary
£35 - £40 Per Hour
Posted
16 May 2019
Closes
13 Jun 2019
Ref
59419560
Contact
Jon Fowell
Practice area
Social care
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Part time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Locum Adult Social Care Solicitor (Remote Working)
Reference: 59419560

A position has arisen for an Locum Adult Social Care Solicitor within a Public Sector organisation based in South Wales. This is a key role managing a caseload within the adult social care department on an initial 3 month interim basis with a potential for extension. It is paying up to £40 per hour depending on experience; they are also able to offer a remote working option for the right candidate.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Experience of working as a Solicitor within a Local Authority with a good practical knowledge of The Care Act 2014, The Mental Capacity Act 2005 including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and knowledge of The Mental Health Acts
  • Good organisation and time management skills
  • Commitment to promoting the safeguarding and welfare of vulnerable adults, children and young people
  • Advise on all aspects of DOLS
  • A pragmatic and flexible approach to legal problem solving

If you are interested in this position or would like to find out more about similar roles please email your updated CV to jfowell@venngroup.com or contact Jon Fowell on 0117 930 8760.

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