Childcare Lawyer sought for a Lexcel accredited firm in Northampton offering remote working.
Reporting to the head of childcare, the successful lawyer will manage a complex caseload of public children's matters to a range of public sector clients alongside the management of a team of lawyers. Additionally, you will play an active role in the continued development and growth of the team so an aptitude for business development will be essential.
To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.
Legal Aid applications
Public law outline matters (PLO)
Applications for secure accommodation
Conducting advocacy at court
Overseeing team performance and recruitment of staff
Participating in business development initiativesThe Candidate
A barrister, solicitor or legal executive with a minimum of 5 years' PQE
Technically proficient in all aspects of public children law
A confident advocate with exceptional communication skills
Demonstrates an understanding of the legal framework surrounding local government
Previous line management experience will be essential
Is pro-active, personable and client-focusedThe Firm
Our client is a highly regarded social enterprise law firm specialising in the public sector. It is one of the first of its kind to be established in the UK serving over one hundred organisations across the public sectors including local authorities, clinical commissioning groups, foundation trusts, charities and fire services. This is a forward thinking and award-winning law firm who meet the highest management and customer care standards.
Competitive salary dependent on experience
Generous holiday allowance
Flexible working arrangements including remote working
Holiday purchase scheme
Excellent maternity and paternity entitlement
Benefits schemesOur Agency Requirements
What salary are you currently seeking?
How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
How long is your notice period?Lawyer - Childcare
For further details of this Childcare Lawyer vacancy, please contact Natasha on (phone number removed) quoting reference NK31796.
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