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Childcare Solicitor, London

  • Job reference: KW2503
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
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Job description: Childcare Solicitor, London
Temporary Contract
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for a Childcare Solicitor to join a Local Authority organisation on a temporary basis for an on-going contract in the South London area. You will be an experienced and qualified Childcare Solicitor with a strong background in managing a caseload of Public Law Childcare matters. The role will also involve the following;
*Providing advice and conducting a caseload of Childcare matters including emergency applications, care proceedings and adoption.
*Attending PLO meetings and advising Social Workers on legal aspects of cases
*Handling applications for ICO, EPO and Full Care Orders
*Attending Court on a regular basis and conducting Advocacy.
This is a temporary contract for a Childcare Solicitor, you must have the following experience in order to be considered;
*At least 2-4 years' PQE as a Childcare Solicitor
*Knowledge and experience of conducting Advocacy
*Preferably you will have a Public Sector background but you may be considered if you have a strong Childcare background gained from Private Practice

If you are interested in applying for this Childcare Solicitor position, please do not delay in sending your application to or calling 01772 208969 to discuss this role in more detail. If you are not interested in this position but would like to know about other opportunities, please visit to view our open vacancies.

Alternatively, we offer a £250 referral bonus if you know of any friends or colleagues that are looking for this type of role, please pass on their details to one of our consultants or ask them to call us on 01772 208969.
The benefits of working through Service Care Legal;
*Twice weekly payroll runs
*£250 training allowances
*£250 bonus if we place your referral into a role for 12 weeks or longer
*Specialists Legal Recruitment Consultants offering single point of contact
*Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
*Loyalty Reward Bonus giving you the opportunity to save points to spend on 100's of products online
*Nationwide provider of legal staff to Private Sector and Public Sector organisations

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.
Please contact Kirsty Worden on 01772 208969 or email for more information on this role or other current positions.