Community Care Solicitor

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
Central London, London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Community Care Solicitor
London - £25,000 - £36,000 pa

Position - Community Care Solicitor
Community Care/Solicitor/Lawyer/Public Law/Court of Protection/Adult Social Care/Child Social Care

A new opportunity has opened for a Solicitor to join the London offices of a prominent public law firm in London. The firm have a number of legal aid contracts and provide a range of legal services related to public law matters. Due to recent growth in their Community Care service, the firm are now looking to bring a qualified Solicitor into this team. As such the firm are looking for an Community Care Solicitor with experience covering both adult and child social and community care matters, with preference to those who can handle judicial review matters. Ideally the firm would also be looking for someone with experience in Mental Health law or Court of Protection cases. In turn this is a great opportunity to work with one of the premier community care legal providers in London that has well defined routes for career progression and up to date support infrastructure that provides opportunities for flexible working.

Required Skills and Responsibilities;

- Experience in Adult and Child Community and Social Care matters.
- Experience in related judicial review matters.
- Ideally experience in Mental Health or related Court of Protection law.

About you;

- Be a team player
- Be a driven individual
- Excellent communication skills

If you have any further questions about the role, please do not hesitate to give me a call and I would be more than happy to discuss this exceptional opportunity with you in more detail!

Salary is negotiable Dependent upon Experience

Please contact Matthew Roby, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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