Adult Social Care Lawyer

England, South East England
£50 - £60 per hour
26 Mar 2024
08 Apr 2024
Laura Smith
Job Title
Practice Area
Mental Health
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Adult Social Care Lawyer

Part-time or Full-time

Remote or Hybrid Working

Our client, a Local Authority based in the Southeast is seeking a locum Adult Social Care Lawyer to join their legal services team for an anticipated period of 3-6 months.

The successful Adult Social Care Lawyer will be able to undertake this position on a remote or hybrid basis. Part time or full-time working hours will be considered.

Responsibilities of the Adult Social Care Lawyer:

  • Making applications to the Court of Protection and High Court
  • Providing detailed, accurate advice on the Council's responsibilities under the Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act 2005, Health and Social Care Act 2008, Mental Health Act 1983 and associated Regulations and Statutory Guidance
  • Providing legal advice and support across a broad range of areas including, ordinary residence, Data Protection and Freedom of Information, safeguarding, provider failure and section 117 aftercare,

Benefits for the Adult Social Care Lawyer role:

  • Flexible working
  • Competitive hourly rate

How to apply for the Adult Social Care Lawyer role:

For more information or to apply for the Adult Social Care Lawyer role, contact Laura Smith in the Sellick Partnership Manchester office.

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