Childcare Legal Executive

Job Title: Childcare Legal Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Crewe
Salary: up to £35,000
REF: 1392
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email:

A well-established and down-to-earth law firm in Crewe are looking to take on Childcare Legal Executive.

The firm are well known for their legal aid funded work, including care proceedings, and have a dedicated childcare team. 

They offer all of their lawyers a fantastic work-life balance and providwork laptops so they can work from home as often as they'd like to. They’re also big believers in supporting the personal growth and career progression of their employees. 

This is an excellent opportunity for a lawyer who'd like to get on the Childcare Panel and be part of a specialist team. 

Childcare Legal Executive – Crewe 

The company & role  

  • well-established regional firm with offices in Cheshire and Staffordshire 

  • Working alongside senior colleagues, you'll handle a varied childcare caseload on behalf of children, parents and other family members 

  • The firm are a Member of the Law Society's Children Law and Advanced Family Panels 

  • They have a friendly and tight-knit team and a culture that supports and encourages employee development  

  • Commutable from Crewe, Nantwich, Stoke-on-Trent, Whitchurch and Stafford 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Flexible working 

  • Career progression opportunities 

  • Work laptop 

  • Home working 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Childcare Legal Executive with at least 3 years' PQE

  • Will be comfortable running their caseload of care proceeding matters  

  • Someone who’d like to get on the Children Law Panel 

  • May have experience of both private and public family law 

  • Will have strong advocacy experience 

How to apply for this Childcare Legal Executive 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 Paula on 03300 245 606 or email 

Paula is a Principal Consultant here at Realm and our family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step. 

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