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Childcare Lawyer

Venn Group - London
£35 - 40 per hour
Closing date
26 Aug 2021

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Practice area
Children law
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Locum Childcare Lawyer - Remote Working – Full Time – Initially 3 months

Venn Group’s specialist legal team are currently working with a busy Local Authority, who are known for their excellent quality of work, who are recruiting for a Locum Childcare Lawyer to join their department, an experienced solicitor or barrister.

This is a full-time assignment (35 hours), with the initial period 3 months and then a possibility to extend.

The successful candidate will be required to work from home as well work in-office and go to Court on occasion when required. The postholder will be provided with a laptop to allow for remote working which will need to be collected in person.


  • Undertake advocacy work
  • Provide expert legal advice to the Local Authority.
  • The successful candidate will be Managing a varied and interesting childcare caseload consisting of both pre-proceedings and advocacy matters.

    This is a brilliant opportunity for an experienced Childcare Lawyer to become part of a hugely successful and progressive Local Authority. The successful Childcare lawyer will be taking on a caseload of 10-12 cases and a couple of pre-proceedings cases.

    The successful applicant will have a hard-working manner and progressive approach to legal services, as well as excellent technical skills.

    The ideal candidate will will be passionate about working as part of an in-house team that delivers timely, clear and effective legal advice, representation and assistance to the Local Authority. They will have experience of advocacy and alongside this, they will hold a quality caseload of child protection cases.

    Interested? For further information, please contact Imogen Boles Gray on 020 7557 7667, alternatively email

    This role is to start as soon as possible therefore please do not hesitate in applying.

    Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.


    By engaging with Venn Group you are selecting a recruitment consultancy that is set up to meet the demands of the contract and interim job market. Our infrastructure, training and service are all intricately designed to provide you with a reliable and effective response.

    Our recruitment consultants will take the time to get to know the opportunities you seek in your next assignment and will guide you through the recruitment process with the attention to detail we are known for.

    Having dedicated ourselves to providing contract and interim staff over two decades, we have forged long-standing relationships with many regular hirers for contract or project resources.

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    0207 557 7667
    Cottons Centre
    Hays Lane
    SE1 2QP
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