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Senior Employment Lawyer

Job Description

Service Care Legal are currently recruiting on behalf of a London broough Council who are seeking an Employment Lawyer to join their team on a contract basis. Please find below further detailsd with regards to this role.

ROLE: Senior Employment Lawyer / Employment Lawyer
LOCATION: London / home working
RATE: £45.00 to £55.00 per hour
CONTRACT: 6 months with possibility of extension

Please note that this position would require office attendance 1 or 2 times per month.

The Role of the Employment Lawyer

  • To manage and progress full caseload of a varied mix of Employment (and some education )matters through to completion
  • Matters will include the settling of pleadings, preparation for hearings, provision of advice and representation of the Council in all courts, Tribunals and Inquiries
  • Hearings will predominantly be online

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, legal Executive or Barrister with a current practising certificate
  • Dealing with Employment Law within a public sector organisation would be essential for this position
  • Previous education experience would be advantageous, but this can be developed

The Benefits

  • Weekly payroll
  • Flexible working arrangements

If this Employment Lawyer sounds like an opportunity of interest, please feel free to reach out to Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969, or email We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.