Are you a Solicitor or Legal Executive looking for the opportunity to join a leading local authority?
Lawyers always want to be busy and with 1.3 million people to support, that's certainly the case at Hampshire County Council. Here at Hampshire Legal Services we pride ourselves on the breadth and depth of difference we can make, we enable the County Council to make positive changes and deliver more for residents across the County.
Joining our friendly and supportive Lexcel accredited in-house legal team, you will support the Adults Health & Care department on a wide range of adult social care matters including Court of Protection cases.
A dynamic and enthusiastic individual, you will manage a full and varied caseload. You will have recent relevant experience of advising on Adult Social Care law. Experience in Local Government or another public sector organisation is preferred, however this is not essential.
The work we do is highly valued, important, and fundamental to the County Council's corporate priorities, so you will need to be highly resilient and motivated. You will be supported by a strong team with a genuine sense of community.
Benefits of working here
In return for helping Hampshire County Council to do the right things in the right ways, you will have the advantage of excellent benefits including access to Local Government Pension Scheme, generous annual leave entitlement, flexible working, interest free travel loans and discounts.
We are currently working remotely and we expect this can continue for the duration of this contract.
To learn more about Hampshire Legal Services, please click here.
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