Childcare Legal Executive

Realm Recruit
up to £35,000
Closing date
15 May 2021
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A well-established and down-to-earth law firm in Crewe are looking to take on Childcare Legal Executive.

The firm are well known for their legal aid funded work, including care proceedings, and have a dedicated childcare team. 

They offer all of their lawyers a fantastic work-life balance and provide work laptops so they can work from home as often as they'd like to. They’re also big believers in supporting the personal growth and career progression of their employees. 

This is an excellent opportunity for a lawyer who'd like to get on the Childcare Panel and be part of a specialist team. 

Childcare Legal Executive – Crewe  The company & role  

    A well-established regional firm with offices in Cheshire and Staffordshire 

    Working alongside senior colleagues, you'll handle a varied childcare caseload on behalf of children, parents and other family members 

    The firm are a Member of the Law Society's Children Law and Advanced Family Panels 

    They have a friendly and tight-knit team and a culture that supports and encourages employee development  

    Commutable from Crewe, Nantwich, Stoke-on-Trent, Whitchurch and Stafford 

Added extras and benefits  

    Flexible working 

    Career progression opportunities 

    Work laptop 

    Home working 

The ideal candidate 

    A Childcare Legal Executive with at least 3 years' PQE

    Will be comfortable running their caseload of care proceeding matters  

    Someone who’d like to get on the Children Law Panel 

    May have experience of both private and public family law 

    Will have strong advocacy experience 

How to apply for this Childcare Legal Executive 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

Paula is a Principal 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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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only. 

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application.



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Whether you’re a hiring manager looking for talented legal personnel or a lawyer looking for an exciting new challenge, we are ready to help you.

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