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Childcare Lawyer

  • Job reference: JHCCL/18/10
  • Location: Essex
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Child Care Lawyer to join a Local Authority. They are looking for an experienced Child Care Lawyer to join their Legal Services to assist with the Child Care caseload.

The role will include working with a diverse caseload in areas such as, Children Acts, Adoption and Children Act and wider aspects of children law.

Duties and Responsibilities
*Undertaking your own substantial caseload of Child Care matters.
*Working with Children Acts, Adoption and Children Act and wider aspects of children law.
*Conducting advocacy within Child Care Law.
*Drafting legal letters and legal agreements to meet tight deadlines in regards to childcare cases.

Experienced Required
*You must be a qualified Barrister or Solicitor
*At least 3 year3 PQE working with matters relating to Child Care Law.
*Ideally, candidates will come from a Local Authority background however candidates with strong Childcare experience working within Private Practice will also be considered.

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

If you are interested in other opportunities, please visit www.servicecare.org.uk/legal to view our open vacancies.


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