Progress your career as a childcare specialist within a reputable practice located in Devon.
Offering a competitive remuneration package and exposure to high quality work, this is an excellent opportunity for a pro-active and ambitious lawyer to join a specialist team in Plymouth. Utilising your knowledge of this area of law, the successful lawyer will manage a busy caseload of childcare files, ensuring high levels of client care and service.
To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period. Responsibilities
- Childcare proceedings
- Publicly funded children matters
- Attending legal planning meetings
- Emergency protection orders
- Liaising with social services and various other professionals
- Legal Aid applications
- Participation in business development initiatives
- A qualified solicitor or chartered legal executive from newly qualified plus
- Technically proficient in childcare cases
- Either be a member of the Law Society’s Children Panel or working towards this
- Knowledge of Legal Aid processes is essential
- Possesses outstanding communication and client care skills
- IT Literacy
- Managing own caseload to meet tight deadlines
- A team player with a desire for professional development
Our client is an historic practice with strong roots situated in a highly desirable location in the heart of Plymouth. Blending traditional values of commitment and client care with modern practices, they utilise their expansive knowledge and expertise to ensure a pro-active, accessible approach which is tailored to the client’s individual needs. Recognising that their staff are their greatest asset, they provide a fantastic work/life balance and encourage their employees to continually strive to reach their full potential through training and rewarding work. Actively involved within their local community, they support local and national charities and events which has resulted in them the building of successful working relationships with clients and an enviable client base both locally and further afield. Benefits
Our Agency Requirements
- Very competitive salary dependent on experience
- Homeworking opportunities
- Excellent work/life balance
- Modern offices situated in the heart of Plymouth
- Exposure to high quality work
- What salary are you currently seeking?
- How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
- How long is your notice period?
Lawyer – Childcare
For further details of this Childcare Lawyer vacancy, please contact Charlotte on 01954 208061 quoting reference CW31979.
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