Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Education Lawyer

Service Care Legal are working with a West Midlands based local authority who are seeking an Education Lawyer to join their legal department.

Due to an increased workload, this role would suit an experienced Education Lawyer.

ROLE: Education Lawyer
LOCATION: West Midlands, attend the office once a week

RATE: £35-£40ph Umbrella
CONTRACT: 8 months, 37 hours a week

The Role

  • To manage a full caseload from inception to completion related to Education Law matters

  • Cases will include SEND, Disability Discrimination, School exclusions, judicial reviews and admission appeals

  • To provide other legislative advice to council members when required

  • To occasionally attend hearings where necessary

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with at least 2 years PQE within Education Law

  • Previous experience of working within a local authority or public body would be highly desirable

  • Candidates must have experience of SEN Tribunals and be able to manage a case load of SEN tribunal cases

If this feels like an opportunity that is right for you, then don't hesitate to get in touch with Hugh Barnes via email,, or via phone at 01772208969 .

We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.