Child Care Lawyer

Recruiter
LAW Absolute
Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
£37,000.00- £50,000.00
Posted
15 Jul 2019
Closes
15 Aug 2019
Ref
HB/025139
Practice area
Children law
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

A fantastic opportunity to join an exciting, innovative law firm where you will be given the opportunity to learn and develop in your chosen field and excel in your career

LAW Absolute are recruiting to a  permanent Childcare Lawyer position with a vibrant and welcoming local authority based across various locations in the Home Counties and East Midlands.

They are offering many benefits including flexible working hours, remote working and staff benefit schemes.

Management are very support and flexible with remote working.

About the position

The successful candidate will be expected to carry  out the following duties:

  • To act as a legal advisor to the client organisations in relation to their children’s social care functions and other corporate or constitutional and administrative matters to ensure compliance with statutory duties and obligations and to protect the best interests of the client organisations
  • Advise upon and conduct proceedings relating to the care and protection of children and young people to secure the proper course of action and balanced and favourable judgements
  • Advise upon other matters relating to children’s social care as required by the client organisation

It is essential that you are hard-working and can perform your duties efficiently with minimal supervision whilst maintaining a high standard service at all times.

If this is of interest to you, please do not hesitate to send a copy of your updated CV to hbedi@lawabsolute.com or call 0207 092 8046 for a confidential conversation.

LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

LAW Absolute has specialised in legal local government recruitment since 2003. Today, almost 400 lawyers work through LAW Absolute within local government throughout England and Wales. Our reputation, networks and exceptional market knowledge place LAW Absolute in the prime position to provide the best possible service to both employers and lawyers seeking work.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.