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Adultcare Lawyer

  • Job reference: JHACL/20/09
  • Location: Essex
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Adult Care Lawyer to join a Local Authority. They are looking for an experienced Adult Care Lawyer to join their Legal Services to assist with the Adult Care caseload.
The role will include working with a very diverse caseload in areas such as, Adult care and safeguarding, Mental Capacity, Mental Health and DOLs.
Duties and Responsibilities
*Undertaking your own substantial caseload of Adult Care matters.
*Working with Mental Health, DOL's, Court of Protection proceeding and applications and the Care Act 2014
*Drafting legal letters and legal agreements to meet tight deadlines in regards to Adult Care cases.
Experienced Required
*You must be a qualified Barrister, Solicitor or Legal Executive with a current practicing certificate
*At least 1 year PQE working with matters relating to Adult Care.
*Ideally, candidates will come from a Local Authority background however candidates with strong Adult care experience working within a Private Practice may also be considered.

If you are interested in applying for this Adult Care Lawyer role my details are:
*Email: jack.heaton@servicecare.org.uk
*Phone: 01772 208969


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