Locum Adult Social Care Lawyer – £45-50 per hour – West Midlands – Remote Working
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are delighted to be recruiting for an Adult Social Care Lawyer to join a Local Authority in the East Midlands. This contract is for an initial period of 12 months.
This assignment will operate on a remote working basis for the foreseeable future. However, please note there may be an expectation for some office based working if Government guidance should change.
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
A rate of between £45 and £50 per hour Umbrella is offered (dependant on experience) – this contract is deemed to be inside IR35. The client is ideally looking for someone to work on a full-time basis but part-time candidates are also encouraged to apply.
For further information, please contact Will Pardoe or Philippa Stoate on 0121 616 0660 or alternatively send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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At Venn Group, 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 all applications individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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