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Childcare Solicitor

Location: Bolton Salary: 38.00 - 42.00 GBP Per Hour
Sector: Legal Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 12 months ago Reference: 3062958
Child Protection Lawyer
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Temporary 3 Month Contract (Extendable)
£40 per hour

My client is a highly respected and professional local authority and they are currently looking for a Child Protection Lawyer to join their legal team. The hourly rate is £40; however, this is negotiable for the right candidate.

The successful applicant will be responsible for providing a comprehensive legal service for child protection to the Local Authority across its jurisdiction. You will be responsible for preparing complex cases and applicants MUST have experience advocating before the court.

The successful applicant will need to provide a Litigation and Advocacy Services on behalf of the City Council. These duties must at all times be carried out in compliance with the Council's Equal Opportunities Police and the Council's current position on equality standards as set out in the Equality Charter.


Advice and representation on all aspects of childcare care law.

Conduct of legal proceedings before the courts and tribunals.

Advocacy, advice and legal drafting as required and as a necessary part of the conduct of legal proceedings before the courts and tribunals.

Representation at and advice to committees, boards, meetings, members and officers and outside bodies as required.

To prepare and deliver training to council personal as required.

To participate in the office hours duty advice rota and the out of hours duty rota.

Provide legal advice and support to enable the local authority to fulfil its Statutory and strategic functions.

If this role is of interest to you and you have the relevant experience, please apply below or email your most updated CV to katie.o'

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