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Locum Lawyer – Childcare

Contact Natasha Kirkby
Reference C-BH-33384
Salary Range £35 - £45 per hour
Job Type Temporary
Location Shefford Bedfordshire England South East
Job Duration Ongoing
Date Posted 13 Sep 2021
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Childcare Lawyer sought on and ongoing locum basis in Bedfordshire!

We are currently recruiting for a solicitor, legal executive or barrister to join our client’s multi-accredited practice based in Shefford on an ongoing locum basis to commence immediately. The successful lawyer will utilise their skills and expertise to manage a full caseload, advising public sectors and not for profit clients on a range of childcare matters.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.

  • Care proceedings
  • Adoption
  • Legal Aid applications
  • Applications for secure accommodation
  • Public law outline matters (PLO)
  • Issues relating to the protection of children and young people
  • Attending court to conduct advocacy
  • Revoking placement orders

The Candidate

  • Solicitors, legal executives and barristers with a minimum of 5 years’ PQE
  • Experience in childcare law is essential for this role
  • A strong communicator, able to explain matters in clear, accessible language
  • Available on an ongoing basis to commence ASAP
  • Highly organised with the ability to meet and exceed tight deadlines
  • Demonstrate a strong work ethic
  • Is personable, professional and client-orientated

The Firm

Our client is a highly regarded social enterprise law firm specialising in the public sector. It is one of the first of its kind to be established in the UK serving over one hundred organisations across the public sectors including local authorities, clinical commissioning groups, foundation trusts, charities and fire services. This is a forward thinking and award-winning law firm who meet the highest management and customer care standards.

Our Agency Requirements

  • What salary are you currently seeking?
  • How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
  • How long is your notice period?

Locum Lawyer - Childcare

For further details of this Locum Childcare Lawyer vacancy, please contact Natasha on 01954 208080 quoting reference NK33384.

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