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Childcare Solicitor

  • Job reference: JBCCS/1307
  • Location: Essex
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: *JBCCS/1307
*Location: Essex
*Job type: Temporary
*Area of Expertise: Childcare Advocacy Solicitor


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Childcare Advocacy Solicitor to join an extremely busy Childcare team in Essex. The role is a temporary contract to cover for maternity leave.


Within this role, your responsibilities will include advising on all legal matters, ensuring that litigation is deal with efficiently and cost effectively. You will be required to act as an in house childcare advocate.


The ideal candidate will:
*Be a Qualified Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive with a current practicing certificate
*A minimum of 3 years' experience working in Childcare law
*Substantial knowledge of the Children Acts, Adoption and wider aspects of children law
*Previously managed cases before the Family Court and High Court
*It is desirable to have experience acting on behalf of the Local Authority, you will be considered if you have equivalent experience within the public or private sector


Should you wish to discuss this role before applying please contact Joel Baron:
Telephone: 01772 208969
Email: joel.baron@servicecare.org.uk.
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We also offer a £250 referral bonus if you know of anyone who may be interested in this role. Please contact Joel on 01772 208969 with any referrals.


Service Care Legal is a specialist recruitment agency supplying temporary and permanent professionals to Private Practices, Local Authorities and In-house Legal Departments nationwide. We have in-depth experience of recruiting at all levels within the legal industry and consultants who specialise in specific markets to ensure you have a dedicated point of contact who's an expert in your area.