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Locum Adult Social Services Locum

Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
£35 per hour
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
11 Oct 2019
Ref
215277806
Contact
Kaye Thumpston
Position
Barrister, Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract
SUMMARY:
Locum Adult Social Services Lawyer, Buckinghamshire, 3+ PQE – Career enhancing opportunity to join a thriving local authority in their Adult Social Care team. Call us now on 020 7183 8586.

JOB TITLE: Locum Adult Social Services Lawyer
PQE REQUIRED: 3+
LOCATION: Buckinghamshire
SALARY: Market rate

THE ROLE:
A new requirement has arisen for an exceptional Adult Social Care Lawyer during an exciting period of transition for this thriving local authority team. In consultation with key institutions and departments, you will be providing an effective and efficient legal service to the Council's adult social care department. As an Adult Social Care Lawyer, you will need to be hands on in resolving a range of challenging legal issues arising under the Care Act 2014 including safeguarding, care fees and residence disputes. Your case load is likely to include Court of Protection matters, Community Care cases, mental health issues and Judicial Review.
You will be responsible for obtaining and evaluating evidence, preparing cases and conducting advocacy in court and before the relevant tribunals.

THE CANDIDATE:
A qualified Solicitor or Barrister, you will have specific experience within Adult Social Care with a "can-do" zealous enthusiasm and motivation to deliver an excellent service within this role. You will be equally as competent in case preparation as you are in conducting advocacy, and will have an outstanding track record in similar roles. Your sound judgement and ability to engage easily with people from various backgrounds will pay dividends within this role. Some regular homeworking is available with this role., and the authority would be open to considering condensed working hours or part-time arrangements.

SALARY & BENEFITS:
An attractive hourly rate is on offer, alongside flexible working opportunities.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Kaye Thumpston at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email kaye.thumpston@enllegal.co.uk or contact us via LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/237102

eNL is handling a number of Adult Social Services Lawyer vacancies throughout the London and South East region. If you are a looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to https://www.enllegal.co.uk/register-with-us/ to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Adult Social Services Lawyers that may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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