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Childcare Solicitor

  • Job reference: JWBCS/1606
  • Location: Worcestershire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: JWBCS/1606
Location: Worcestershire
Job type: Locum/Contract
Area of Expertise: Childcare Solicitor


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Child Care Lawyer to join an extremely busy Child Care team within a local authority based in Worcestershire. The role is an ongoing 3-month temporary contract which may offer the chance to work from home.


Within this role your responsibilities will include a full and varied Child Care caseload dealing with, but not limited to;

*Providing legal advice relating to the Children Act 1989, placement applications/adoption proceedings, education supervision orders
*Taking control of a substantial legal caseload managing complex projects including criminal injury compensation applications on behalf of children
*To provide advocacy service in the Family Proceedings Court, County court and other venues as required


The ideal candidate will have previous experience working as a Child Care Solicitor, other experience includes:
*A minimum of 2 years' experience in Child Care matters
*Previous Advocacy and Local Authority experience


Should you wish to discuss this role before applying please contact Jake Bain:
Telephone: 01772 208969
Email: jake.bain@servicecare.org.uk.
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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.

We also offer a £250 referral bonus if you know of anyone who may be interested in this role. Please contact Jake on 01772 208969 with any referrals.