Outside IR35 Locum Childcare Lawyer

Venn Group
Up to £10,000
27 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
An exciting role to work as a Locum Childcare Lawyer for a large local authority in the South West has arisen. The role is expected to last for 3 to 6 months on a full time basis and is offered on a fully remote working basis for the foreseeable. The hourly rate for this role ranges between £45-£50 per hour and is on an outside IR35 basis. This is a great opportunity for an established and experienced Childcare Solicitor to work within a large and busy team.

Duties and responsibilities include:
  • Manage your own caseload of care proceedings and PLO cases, including complex cases, non-accidental injury cases and cases with an international dimension
  • Prepare s. 31 cases ready for issuing with the Court
  • Undertake advocacy in the Magistrates and County Court
  • Carry out advocacy at CMC, directions, interim hearings and at advocates meetings
  • Advise client social workers in safeguarding children matters including private law and s37 matters
  • Carry out advocacy at CMC, directions, interim hearings and at advocates meetings
  • Provide client care and undertaking case management of the issued proceedings and PLO matters
  • Supervising more junior members within the childcare team and providing assistance as and when required

If you believe you are the right candidate for this role or are interested in finding out more then please don’t hesitate to give Alice Hughes or Lauren Watts a call on or send your CV to

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.