Childcare Lawyer

England, East Midlands
£50 - £55 per hour
10 Jun 2024
20 Jun 2024
Lewis Dainty
Job Title
Practice Area
Child Law
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Childcare Lawyer

Start: End June / Early July

Rate: £50 - 55 per hour (umbrella)

Location: East Midlands

Working: Hybrid

About the Childcare Lawyer Role:

Sellick Partnership are currently recruiting for a locum Childcare Lawyer to join a local authority based in the East Midlands. The role will be for an initial 3 month period with a strong possibility of this being extended.

Key Responsibilities of the Childcare Lawyer role:

  • To act as a legal advisor
  • Advise upon and conduct proceedings relating to the care and protection of children
  • To provide legal advice and support services to clients
  • To carry a caseload of predominantly public childcare care proceedings
  • To advocate, when necessary, at the family courts

The role will be a hybrid working arrangement whereby you will need to attend family courts in the East Midlands at in person hearings on a weekly basis.

Benefits of the Childcare Lawyer role:

  • Flexible working hours hybrid in East Midlands
  • Fantastic hourly rate and a lengthy ongoing contract

It is essential that you have a background in working in the public sector or local government.

How to apply for the Childcare Lawyer role:

To apply, please submit your CV and/or cover letter via this page or alternatively, contact Lewis Dainty in the Sellick Partnership Manchester office.

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