Solicitor (Child Care-permanent post) 35 hours per week £29,093 £38,649 per annum plus 2/3 day job-share/part-time post(subject to approval)
We are a busy, friendly, well supported legal team serving Worcestershire County Council in a beautiful and conveniently situated location in Worcester. We provide a high quality and well regarded service to our users and now need to recruit 1 child-care Lawyer due to a sustained increase in workloads. There is an additional potential in the near future for there to be a 2/3 day job-share post. We are looking for a Solicitor or Barrister, with experience as a child care lawyer in Public Law work.
You will advise the Childrens’ Services Directorate about child protection and related matters. Advocacy is an essential part of the job and you will appear at both Magistrates and County Courts on a regular basis. Are you an excellent communicator, able to meet tight deadlines and with good analytical skills? If so, we would like to hear from you. In return you will have the support of a committed and very experienced team around you. We also offer a generous benefits package, which includes a flexi-time scheme, final salary pension, working from home 1 day/wk, child care vouchers and a relocation scheme in appropriate cases, as well as an edge-of-city location, very close to the M5. Interviews will be held on Tues 2nd Oct
If you wish to discuss this post further then please do not hesitate to contact Lewis Jones- 07768578116