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Childcare Lawyer

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    Up to £35 per hour

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    Eszter Katona

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    about 1 month ago

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Childcare Lawyer- Lambeth

The successful applicant:

* A qualified solicitor, barrister or FILEX
* Extensive knowledge and experience of adult social care legislation and practice and awareness of forthcoming changes in law and practice.
* Experience of handling own caseload and working with minimal supervision
* Experience of working in a busy local authority setting
* Good knowledge of local government and public sector law affecting social care and health
* Experience of solving legal problems and creatively applying untested legal principles where appropriate
* Some advocacy experience is desirable but not essential

In return we work in an innovative environment and provide a high level of administrative and paralegal support. We have flexible working from home arrangements. We use an electronic case management system, so candidates need to be highly IT literate.