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Job Reference: 47585

Senior Lawyer

  • Exeter, Devon, England
  • Contract / Full Time
  • Kelby Sharber
  • £40 - £40

Seven Social Care are looking for a 2 Senior Lawyers to work with the Child Care Legal Team in Exeter, Devon. One position is for 12 months, the other for 6 months and is paying £40.00 per hour.

The role:

Prepare applications for issuing care proceedings, conducting advocacy in court hearings and giving legal advice.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To assist the team in progressing complex Childcare matters through to completion
  • To prepare applications for issuing care proceedings and conducting advocacy in court hearings
  • To provide other general legislative support across the council when required to do so
  • To attend Legal Planning Meetings to consider the issuing of care proceedings or invoking the Public Law Outline

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Must be Law Society admitted and Solicitor Regulatory Authority registered solicitor OR Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives OR Bar Standards Board registered barrister.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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