Part-Time Childcare Lawyer

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Are you a qualified Childcare Lawyer looking for part-time work within a well-regarded London Borough council?

Our client at a London Borough Council is looking for someone for 2 days per week to join their dynamic team as a locum Childcare Lawyer . This will be an initial 3-month contract with the likelihood of continuing on an on-going basis . The role is fully remote , and the rate is flexible between £30 - £40 per hour (umbrella rate), dependent on experience.

This role is suitable for a Childcare Lawyer who is a qualified Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive with some local government experience, however the client is flexible on level of experience and will consider someone with PQE 1 +. The successful Childcare Lawyer will join a fast-paced team of 5 lawyers and 2 paralegals, and will be expected to hit the ground running.

Role will include, but not limited to:

  • Handling care cases
  • Contract applications
  • Adoption matters
  • Asylum Seeking matters
  • Age Assessment
  • Discharge of Care Order applications
  • Judicial Review
  • No advocacy
  • On offer is the chance to work within a friendly and dynamic team environment, on an on-going basis. As the role can be performed fully remote, it is suited to someone living anywhere within the UK. This is a great opportunity for someone who would like to pick up some extra work alongside their current commitments.

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