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Lawyer (Childcare)

Location: SHEFFIELD, SOUTH YORKSHIRE Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Legal Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: FULL OR PART TIME Applications: N/A
Posted: 11 months ago Reference: 3062292
My client, a leading public sector organisation in Sheffield City Centre, is seeking an interim Childcare Lawyer to assist with a project involving local councils.

The purpose of the role is to provide litigation and advocacy services on behalf of the organsation.

Duties include...

- Providing advice and representation on all aspects of childcare law.
- Conducting 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.
- Representation at and advice at meetings to committees, boards, members and external stakeholders.
- Providing legal advice and support to enable the local authority to fulfil its Statutory and strategic functions
- Interpreting and applying new and existing legislation and policies to continuously develop the quality of legal services provided

You will be a qualified Lawyer or Legal Executive, with experience in Childcare Law and Social Care legislation.

You will be required to conduct general office hours duty along with an out of hours duty rota.

Start ASAP

There will be a screening interview and a face to face interview prior to the appointment.

If you feel you are the perfect candidate for this role, please apply online today!

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