Care Solicitor (3PQE+)

Job Title: Care Solicitor (3PQE+)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
REF: 2566
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A specialist Childcare and Family Law firm are looking for a Childcare solicitor or Legal Executive with 3+ years PQE to join their growing team in Wakefield.  

You will have the opportunity to work within their team of friendly and supportive family solicitors, taking on your own caseload of childcare work, with the opportunity to split your time between home and the office. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Childcare solicitor looking to progress in their career as the firm takes pride in developing and retaining their staff. 

Childcare Solicitor- Wakefield 

The company & role 

  • A growing, specialist childcare and family law firm in Wakefield 

  • The firm are LEXEL accredited  

  • You will be managing your own caseload of good quality Childcare work, within the experienced Family Law team 

  • You will be stepping into a substantial caseload, with the view that you will generate your own leads as time progresses 

  • Commutable from Wakefield, Leeds, Bradford, West Yorkshire 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Hybrid working 

  • Competitive salary 

  • Interesting work 

  • Supportive team culture  

  • Development opportunities  

The ideal candidate 

  • A Childcare solicitor or Legal Executive with 3+ years PQE  

  • Will be Children Panel accredited or looking to apply for accreditation (support can be given throughout the application process) 

  • Will have good academics and excellent written and oral communication skills 

  • Will be committed to delivering an excellent standard of client care  

How to apply for this Childcare Solicitor role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.  

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Lucy on 03300 245 606 or email   

Lucy is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in recruiting family solicitors across Yorkshire. She works with family departments at firms of all shapes and sizes in Leeds, York, Harrogate and Huddersfield. If you are looking for a new position, Lucy is ready to help you make a move.   

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