Locum Adult Social Care Lawyer – up to £338 per day – West Midlands – Remote Working
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are delighted to be recruiting for an Adult Social Care Lawyer to join a dynamic Local Authority in the West Midlands. This contract is offered for an initial period of 3 months but there is the possibility for this to be extended.
This assignment will operate on a remote working basis for the foreseeable future, but there will be an expectation for some office working once the government advice permits this.
The ideal candidate will be a Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive possessing previous Adult Social Care experience gained working within Local Government.
Duties may include:
Dealing with Court or Protection caseload, including advice on Mental Capacity Act 2005
Providing advice under Mental Health Act 1983
Attending tribunals defending disability discrimination claims and reasonable adjustments
Providing advice on application of the inherent jurisdiction
Drafting statements, applications and orders
Advice on all aspects of community care under both the Care Act 2014 and National Assistance Act 1984
Defending Judicial review proceedings in relation to community care matters
An attractive rate of up to £338 per day umbrella rate is offered (dependant on experience) on an inside IR35 basis. The client is ideally looking for someone to work on a full-time basis but can be flexible on home working.
For further information, please contact Connie Ross or Tom Hoult on 0121 616 0681 or alternatively send your CV to email@example.com.
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