Junior Childcare Lawyer

England, London
£30 - £35 per hour
29 Jun 2022
07 Jul 2022
Brogan Connolly
Job Title
Practice Area
Child Law
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

Junior Childcare Lawyer

£30 - £35 umbrella, per hour

Locum, Full-time

London, Remote-working

An unmissable opportunity for a Junior or Newly Qualified Childcare Lawyer to join a popular and well-regarded London local authority on a locum basis.

If you're a Junior or Newly Qualified legal professional with experience in childcare law then Sellick Partnership want to hear from you. We're working with a fantastic council to help them find a Junior/Newly Qualified Childcare Lawyer to join the team on a locum contract.

This is a locum position of an initial 3 months, with the view to extend onto a rolling basis. The team tend to keep locums on long-term as they look to progress you within your career. The role will be remote working, but ideally the candidate with be London based or commutable from London.

The Junior Childcare Lawyer will hold a caseload of child protection matters, including:

  • Care cases
  • Pre-proceedings
  • Attending Legal Planning and case management meetings
  • Liaising with counsel and other legal parties
  • Working with and advising social workers

Some prior relevant experience in child protection is desirable for this role, but any legal background is welcome, i. private practice or public sector.

This is a great chance to join this well regarded team and get your foot in the door of local government. The council offer all the required training and support, and the team are very welcoming and helpful. Flexible working allows for a good work-life balance, and on offer is a competitive hourly rate.

If interested please apply now through the link, or send through a copy of your CV as they are looking to get someone started as soon as possible.

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