Housing Lawyer

3 days left

LAW Absolute
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£25.00 - £35.00 per hour
21 Aug 2019
21 Sep 2019
Practice area
Public law
Full time
Contract type

LAW Absolute is currently recruiting to a Senior Housing Lawyer position with a busy Local Authority based in the Manchester area.

Our client is one of the most culturally diverse councils in the country and, they are seeking Housing Lawyers on an initial three month contract basis.

The successful Housing Lawyer will be required to carry a full caseload from the outset. The caseload will include the following matters:


-Anti-social behaviour,

-Possession matters,

-Homelessness and,

-Rent arrears.

It is essential that you have a valid practising certificate. You must also be a competent advocate and be able to undertake advocacy without supervision.

Our client is forward thinking with their approach and have a vibrant and innovative team.

Due to the urgent nature of the role, you must be able to start on no more than two weeks’ notice and carry a full caseload from the outset. Candidates with previous local authority experience are encouraged to apply.

A further job description will be provided to applicants.

Please send your CV to– hbedi@lawabsolute.com if you would like to be considered for this role!

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.

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