Lawyer 1 Transitions
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Lawyer 1 - to work across Children and Adults Services
Hours - 37 hours per week
Salary: Career Grade HC9/HC10 £33,782 - £42,821 (dependant on PQE and achieving core competencies)
We are looking for a Lawyer to support the Children and Adults legal teams on Court of Protection cases involving young people transitioning from children to adults services.
This is a sensitive and confidential area of work and demands a commitment to public law and experience of the law under the Children Act 1989 and Mental Capacity Act 2005. You’ll have excellent interpersonal skills, analytical skills and demonstrate exceptional organisational abilities.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Lawyer to join a small team where you can take on career-defining work and effect widespread change for the children and young people of Herefordshire.
We welcome applicants whatever their personal characteristics or social identity. All requests for flexible working arrangements and reasonable adjustments will be considered.
The following candidates will be interviewed if they meet the essential criteria for the post they are applying for:
• Those who indicate that they have a disability. This is part of our commitment to the “Disability Confident” scheme;
• Those who indicate in their supporting statement that they are an Armed Forces Veteran or Reservist. This is part of our pledge to support the Armed Forces Covenant; and
• Those who indicate in their supporting statement that they are a Herefordshire care leaver. This is part of our commitment to supporting young people leaving our care.
Benefits with Herefordshire Council Holidays: 25 days per year plus 2 days unpaid at Christmas (pro rata for part time) Pension: LGS pension scheme Pick your perks – our benefits include access to a range of retail, leisure, holiday and health benefits. This includes savings, cash back and discounts.
We also offer an employee assistance programme that means you will have access to confidential support and advice if you ever need it.
Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for more details of this role.
To apply, please submit your CV along with a supporting statement, referring to the job description and person specification, detailing how you meet the specific requirements of the role.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you would like to obtain details regarding feedback on your application please contact Hoople Resourcing at: email@example.com