Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Senior Childcare Lawyer (Local Authority) - South West

Service Care Legal are currently recruiting for the legal department of a County council in the South West who are seeking a Senior Lawyer to join their Childcare team.

Please find below further details regarding this position.

ROLE: Senior Childcare Lawyer
LOCATION: South West
RATE: £40ph
CONTRACT: 6 months or 12 months available

The Role
, To assist the team in progressing complex Childcare matters through to completion
, To prepare applications for issuing care proceedings and conducting advocacy in court hearings
, To provide other general legislative support across the council when required to do so
, To attend Legal Planning Meetings to consider the issuing of care proceedings or invoking the Public Law Outline
The Person
, A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with at least 2 years' PQE
, Extensive experience of dealing with Childcare matters is essential
, It is also imperative that the right candidate has worked in a similar role within the public sector

If this is a position of interest, please feel free to give me a call on 01772 208969, or email