Locum Childcare Paralegal

West Midlands
£15 - 20 per hour
27 Jan 2021
24 Feb 2021
Midlands - Legal (Emma Walker)
Job Title
Practice Area
Child Law
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Locum Childcare Paralegal – up to £20 per hour – 3 months + – Remote Working

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Locum Childcare Paralegal to join the legal team of a Local Authority in the Midlands on an entirely remote basis. The duration of the contract is likely to be for 3 months with the possibility of extension thereafter.

The ideal candidate will be a confident Paralegal possessing previous experience working in Childcare for a Local Authority. Candidates with a background in Family Law from private practice will also be considered for this vacancy.

Day-to-day responsibilities may include:

  • Handling a full PLO caseload and preparing court bundles

  • Attending PLO and pre-proceedings meetings where required

  • Liaising with external parties and Counsel to provide a chronology of events

  • Dealing with S.7 and S.37 reports where required

  • Taking client instructions for drafting of C110A applications

  • Collating and preparing documents for the issuing of proceedings

  • Liaising professionally with a range of internal and external stakeholders to include Counsel, experts and opposition

  • Reviewing, editing and proofing documents including assessments, details of involvement, S. 7 and S. 37 reports

  • The client is ideally looking for a candidate to join the team on a full-time basis, but part-time candidates will also be considered.

    This role will pay between £15 and £20 per hour Umbrella, entirely dependent upon experience.

    To apply for this role, please contact Will Pardoe or Connie Ross on. Alternatively, please send your CV to . We look forward to your application.

    At Venn Group, 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 all applications individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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