Senior Adult Social Care Lawyer - Management

London (Greater)
£52,000 - £55,000 per annum
27 Jan 2021
24 Feb 2021
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you ready to take on your next career challenge in 2021?

LAW Absolute is recruiting on an exclusive basis to a permanent Senior Adult Social Care Lawyer position with a local authority based in London.

As an organisation, the local authority embraces diversity, change and innovation and are not only regarded as being forward thinking with their approach but also pride themselves on delivering a high quality service.

About the Senior Adult Social Care Lawyer position:

  • You will be responsible for managing a team of 3 Lawyers and 1 paralegal.
  • You will lead on all strategic advice and management of adults work.
  • Undertake casework as and when required with regards to NRPF, JR, COP, DOL’s etc.
  • You will work closely with the Strategic Director and Assistant Director for Adults and will need to have a proven track record of management skills in this area.

In order to be considered for the role it is essential you have previous experience managing a team and a sound legal knowledge with relation to all areas of adult social care.

You will need to have the confidence and experience to lead the department and work as part of a wider management team. This role will report in to the Principal Lawyer.

A current practising certificate will be required in order to be considered for the role.


The closing date for applications is Wednesday 24th February 2021.

Should you be shortlisted by LAW Absolute an application form will be sent for you to complete and will need to be returned by no later than Monday 22nd February 2021.

In order to register an interest in the role, please send a copy of your updated CV to

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

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.