Mental Health Solicitor

  • Job Reference: BH-36429
  • Date Posted: 1 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff Limited
  • Location: Ilford
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Mental Health, Housing, Adult Social Care
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

Mental Health Solicitor - Office based Salary c£40,000 to £50,000
Are you passionate about helping vulnerable people? Do you want to make a real difference to their lives? If so, this could be the perfect role for you.

Our client a legal 500 law firm, with 5 offices London based. OFFICE BASED

You will be responsible for assisting clients who have mental health challenges, including homelessness, possession proceedings, disrepair, and unlawful eviction. You will also provide advice and assistance in relation to community care and housing issues. You will need to be able to work both independently and as part of a team, with excellent communication and organisational skills.

The ideal candidate should have:

A good working knowledge of mental health, housing and community care law
Experience of representing clients in court in housing and community care matters
A willingness to undertake outreach work
Good IT skills
The ability to work independently and as part of a team
Excellent communication and problem solving skills
A commitment to helping vulnerable people
This is an exciting role for someone who is passionate about making a difference to the lives of vulnerable people. In return, you will receive a competitive salary, comprehensive training, and great career opportunities. You will also benefit from the opportunity to work with a committed and friendly team, in a supportive and rewarding environment.

If you have the necessary skills and experience, we would love to hear from you.


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