Child Safeguarding Lawyer

Recruiter
Seven Resourcing
Location
Tyne & Wear
Posted
12 Jan 2021
Closes
14 Jan 2021
Ref
1930999625
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Lawyer to work in the Legal Services for North Tyneside. This contract is initially for 6 months which is likely to be extended for the right candidate.

The role:

Your main purpose will be to provide legal advice and advocacy to client functions, committees and officers. You will be working with a team of lawyers based within Legal Services and attending external meetings, courts and tribunals as required.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Legal advice to Committees, members individually, chief officers and officers of relevant departments
  • Drafting suitable documentation, proceedings, correspondence and reports as required.
  • Attendance at meetings of committees and groups.
  • Advocacy in Courts and Tribunals is an essential part of the job and experience in this would be expected
  • Participating in an out of hours legal service.

Applicant Requirements:
  • Qualifications: Law Degree .
  • Experience: 2+ years working as a Lawyer.
  • Compliance: Up to date documents.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

We have been helping social care professionals find exciting new roles for almost a decade, so we know exactly where to look when it comes to sourcing the best opportunities. We operate across the UK, and, with over 300 five-star reviews, multiple awards and amazing relationships with the biggest employers in UK social care, we give you the best chance of landing your next role.

We have a reputation for recruiting at lightning speed, however, we can only respond to candidates who meet the exact requirements of the position. If you have any queries about a role or application, please visit our website where our amazing candidate support team will be more than happy to help.

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