Solicitor / Barrister / Chartered Legal Executive
Children and Adults Legal Team (Permanent)
3 x Childcare Lawyers
1 x Adult Social Care Lawyer
Salary range from £32,878 - £44,632
Are you looking for a new opportunity or a change of direction?
Are you passionate about safeguarding vulnerable children and adults?
Our busy, friendly and supportive children and adults legal team is expanding and we’d like to hear from you. We are centrally located in Nottingham, close to the local Courts and within easy reach of all transport links in and out of the city. We actively promote flexible home working.
Children’s work includes care proceedings, PLO pre-proceedings, forced marriage/FGM protection and adoption.
Adults work includes Court of Protection proceedings, mental health and the Care Act 2014.
You will have excellent communication, analytical and drafting skills, be able to manage a full caseload and willing to undertake advocacy at the appropriate level. Applications will be considered from candidates at all levels of experience. Chartered Legal Executives will need to hold the relevant advocacy / litigation rights qualification.
For further information please contact Natalie Grant, Team Leader Children and Adults Legal Team on 0115 8764424 or by email Natalie.Grant@nottinghamcity.gov.uk
This position is Politically Restricted. Refer to Applicant Guidance notes for further information.
The closing date for applications is 1st Nov 2020. To apply for the role please visit our website using the link below where you can complete your application online. https://jobs.emss.org.uk/