Locum Childcare Solicitor

  • Location

    England

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £40.00 - £55.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Katherine Sunderland

  • Contact email:

    k.sunderland@panoramicassociates.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    LW/81585_1657538643

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Kate Sunderland

Locum Childcare Lawyer

Minimum 3 months contract

Fully remote

£40 - £55 per hour DOE (umbrella/ Inside IR35)

Panoramic Associates have been instructed by a local authority to recruit an experienced Childcare lawyer to join their legal team on a minimum 3 month basis.

The role will include child protection matters, fostering and adoption matters. Child protection matters will include pre-proceedings and care proceedings. Work covered by the organisation covers all aspects of child protection work in relation to Local Authority statutory duties.

You will have excellent knowledge of public law and matters concerning the protection of children including the Children Act 1989 and the Adoption and Children Act 2002.

This role is fully remote.

Key Requirements:

  • A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive, alternatively, non-qualified Lawyers with substantial relevant experience will also be considered
  • An excellent knowledge of Childcare law including Children Act /Adoption advocacy experience
  • Experience of managing your own caseload.

They are ideally looking for someone on a full-time basis however, part-time applicants will also be considered.

Candidates will be shortlisted by date received, therefore early application is advised.

To discuss the role and day to day duties in more detail, please click apply and/or please contact Kate Sunderland on 0117 409 4226.