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Planning Lawyer

  • Job reference: HN0108SPL
  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Non-Qualified, Qualified
Job description: Location: South Yorkshire
Position: Planning Lawyer/Solicitor
Hourly Rate: £35.00 - £40.00

We have a new contract available for an experienced Planning Lawyer/Solicitor. The contract is with a large Local Authority in South Yorkshire. The team require an experienced locum who can handle complex planning issues. The ideal candidate will also be able to advise on Highways issues.
The successful candidate will have recent experience in Planning Law from a Local Authority background. They will also be a good team player and be willing to work alongside other legal professionals to provide an excellent legal service.

Experience Required;
*Recent Local Authority experience working as a Planning lawyer
*Pre-application matters, planning applications, planning enforcement, planning appeals and inquires, planning policy, heritage and conservation
*Section 106's
*Section 38's and 278's
*Common Land & Village Greens

Contract Details;
*Rolling 3 month contract
*Flexible working hours/working from home negotiable
*August 2017 start date
*37 hours per week

Should you wish to discuss this role before applying, please contact Harry Northrop;

Phone: 01772 208969
E- mail:

The benefits of working through Service Care Legal;
*£250 training allowances
*Excellent pay rates
*Exceptional referral bonuses
*Specialists legal recruitment consultants offering single point of contact
*Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
*Ltd and PAYE payment options available
*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.

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*We also offer a £250 referral bonus if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this position and we manage to place them into work. Contact Harry Northrop with referrals.