Childcare Lawyer

£30.00 - £35.00 per hour
14 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Job Title
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a large Authority based in the Home Counties, is seeking an experienced Childcare Lawyer to join their team on an interim basis.

As the successful candidate, you will have worked in a Childcare Solicitor role previously and will preferably have experience working within a Local Authority setting although candidates from alternative backgrounds that have carried a public law caseload would also be of interest. You will carry a full caseload, dealing with Childcare mattes including Emergency Protection Orders, Supervision Orders and Interim Care Orders. In addition to this, you will be dealing with PLOs, IRHs, CMCs and Direction Hearings.

You will join a friendly team working in the County Council offices based just a short commute from London. Our client is seeking a competent candidate that will be able to hit the ground running, this interim assignment is offered on an initial three month basis with strong possibility for extension. If this sounds like your next challenge, please get in touch by sending your CV in the first instance. You must be available on no more than two weeks’ notice.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours.  However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.  If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained.

 LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

 LAW Absolute has specialised in legal local government recruitment since 2003. Today, almost 400 lawyers work through LAW Absolute within local government throughout England and Wales. Our reputation, networks and exceptional market knowledge place LAW Absolute in the prime position to provide the best possible service to both employers and lawyers seeking work.