MENTAL HEALTH LAWYER AND PANEL MEMBER

Recruiter
Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
Location
Oxford
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Leading, multi-office practice with a raft of accreditations seeking an additional Mental Health Lawyer/Panel Member. Our client is a progressive practice who offer a select range of legal services, from their network of offices stretching from the South West to South East. Their ability to provide high - quality specialised advice, has allowed them to develop an excellent reputation for client care and a team which includes some of the finest legal talent in the field. With numerous accreditations, they continue to go from strength to strength and are now looking to add to their team. The Role This is an exciting opportunity for specialist Mental Health Lawyer to join our client`s flourishing practice in Oxford. Becoming part of an established, specialist team, the successful Lawyer will possess panel membership with the ability to act as designated supervisor. Managing a busy and challenging caseload advising patients and their relatives across the full remit of Mental Health Act issues, the ideal Lawyer will be required to attend clients at and external locations when necessary. Our client offers exposure to a demanding caseload, a competitive salary and career progression for the right Lawyer. Please contact Sophie for further information quoting reference SG25737. The Candidate You must be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with significant experience in Mental Health. You must possess Law Society Panel Membership and be eligible to act as supervisor. You will have excellent technical and organisational skills. You will be a confident advocate with first class client care and communication skills across all levels. You will be available to commence this new role in August 2018 for the start of a new contract. You will possess a good working knowledge of LAA processes. You will be IT literate. You will be dedicated, flexible and pro-active. MENTAL HEALTH LAWYER AND PANEL MEMBER PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (INCLUDING SPAM FOLDER) FOR CONFIRMATION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED. Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position. By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site. PLEASE NOTE LAW STAFF LEGAL RECRUITMENT LIMITED ARE UNABLE TO REGISTER YOU AS A CANDIDATE AND DISCUSS ADDITIONAL POSITIONS UNTIL YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR IDENTIFICATION. In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address. Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes. To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration terms please go to our website. As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Tel Fax Address: Please see our website for details
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