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Childcare Solicitor

  • Job reference: JWBCS/3008
  • Location: Derbyshire
  • Job type: All
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: JWBCS/3008
Location: Derbyshire
Job type: Permanent
Area of Expertise: Childcare Solicitor

A brilliant opportunity has recently become available for a Childcare Solicitor to work for an award-winning firm based in Derbyshire. This fantastic firm who have several offices based around both the West and East Midlands, are looking for a Childcare Solicitor to join their experienced Childcare department. This role has become available due to expansion as this great firm are seeking to add to their talented team with a dynamic individual who can run their own caseload; offering a highly competitive salary and fantastic career prospects this is an opportunity which many will be interested in.

In running your own caseload of care matters, your responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
*Dealing with a caseload relating to public child care matters involving; care orders, care proceedings, adoption applications and short-term emergency applications
*Providing legal advice relating to children's services to a high quality
*Drafting legal documentation relating to child care matters

The ideal candidate will:
*Be a qualified Solicitor with a current practising certificate
*A minimum of 2 years' experience in Childcare matters (either qualified or non-qualified)
*Previous Advocacy experience and a keen interest in recent developments in child protection law


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.