Locum Paralegal - Childcare

Law Staff Legal Recruitment
Up to £10,000
15 Sep 2020
15 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Urgent requirement for paralegal with experience in childcare matters to undertake an ongoing locum assignment in Northamptonshire.

Joining a specialist team in the firms Northampton office, the successful paralegal will hit the ground running, providing high quality advice to public sector and not for profit clients on predominantly childcare matters. Available immediately on an ongoing basis, this is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience in childcare.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


- Managing own caseload
- Taking client instructions
- Childcare cases
- Children Act matters
- Liaising with and instructing witnesses
- Preparing cases for court
- Conducting legal research
- Drafting legal documents
- Building client relationships

The Candidate

- A paralegal with solid experience in all aspects of childcare within a Local Authority
- Possesses outstanding communication and client care skills
- Highly organised, able to meet tight deadlines
- Has their own caseload and is able to work with minimal supervision
- Available ASAP on an ongoing basis

The Firm

Our client is a highly regarded social enterprise law firm specialising in the public sector. It is one of the first of its kind to be established in the UK serving over one hundred organisations across the public sectors including local authorities, clinical commissioning groups, foundation trusts, charities and fire services. This is a forward thinking and award-winning law firm who meet the highest management and customer care standards.

Our Agency Requirements

- What salary are you currently seeking?
- How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
- How long is your notice period?

Locum Paralegal - Childcare

For further details of this Locum Childcare Paralegal vacancy, please contact Natasha on quoting reference NK31811.

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