An Employment Solicitor is required to join a long standing, full service, private practice in Newcastle upon Tyne. This role is a result of expansion and the team envisage needing an Employment Solicitor with upwards of three years post qualification experience in another Employment department. This is an exciting role in the current legal market with strong and clear career routes.
Our client's Employment department has been growing and developing organically for some time now and coping with the extra work. However, they are now ready to expand the team given the continued increase in claimant and particularly respondent matters.
-You will be confident running a mixed caseload of claimant and respondent matters from start to completion under the supervision of the Head of Department.
-At the moment, the teams work is split 70% claimant and 30% respondent. However, given a high-profile new stream of respondent work, the respondent side of things is forecasted to increase significantly.
-On occasion you may be required to help and assist some trainees in the team.
-You should have a mi mum of three years post qualification experience within another employment department.
-Our client is looking for a strong Employment Solicitor that can hit the ground running. In return you will be offered excellent career progression.
-The firm has several offices throughout the North East, and you should be prepared to meet clients face to face at the office closest to them and have that flexible approach to meeting them.
-Our client has seen the benefit of offering flexibility to employees throughout the global pandemic and therefore they would be happy for you to be based a few days a week at home and a few days in the office should you desire.
If you would like to apply for this Employment Solicitor role or would like to hear more about it, please contact Fiona Hill at Sacco Mann or ask to speak to another member of the team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.