This is an exciting opportunity for a Care Solicitor to join a specialist department at an award-winning regional practice in Manchester. In this role, you will join a close-knit team and undertake a diverse caseload of interesting care matters.
The firm have a long-standing tradition of promoting from within and offer an excellent package of benefits. They are also open to remote working and will consider part-time hours for the right candidate.
Care Solicitor - Manchester
The company & role
A down-to-earth, friendly firm with a family feel and a deep-rooted history
The role will involve dealing with a varied caseload including care proceedings on behalf of children, parents and other family members
The firm are committed to the continually training and developing their staff and strongly encourage career progression
They won law firm of the year at the Manchester Legal Awards and have been awarded the Investors in People Gold accreditation.
Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside, Oldham, Rochdale, High Peak
Added extras and benefits
Generous holiday allowance plus the ability to purchase extra days
Optional remote working
Contributory pension scheme above the minimum threshold
Death in service
Paid for car-parking
A laptop or iPad
Annual bonding weekend away
The ideal candidate
A Care Solicitor with 1-5 years’ PQE
Will have a passion for children law and experience of autonomously running a caseload
Will have experience of dealing with childcare matters, especially parent work
A skilled advocate, with experience of contested hearings
May have guardian links but this is not essential
Will enjoy working collaboratively and have an empathetic and personable nature
May be on the Children Law Panel or have a desire to apply for accreditation
Will have excellent client care and communication skills
How to apply for this Care Solicitor role
If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.
Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Paula on 03300 245 606
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Paula is a senior consultant here at Realm and our family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.
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