Childcare Solicitor (8 PQE+)

Job Title: Childcare Solicitor (8 PQE+)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £40,000+
REF: 272
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
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Job Published: Tuesday 23 Apr 2019
This vacancy is now closed

In this Childcare Solicitor role you will join one of the most prominent care departments in the North West and become part of a firm that has gone on to become the go-to practice in the area, having won Law Firm of the Year” in 2018 

Your role will be to help to grow the childcare law offering further; dealing with complex care proceedings on behalf of children, parents and other family members. In return, the firm offers a fantastic work-life balance and the chance to grow and develop further; this a great opportunity for someone who would like to work in a large, friendly team without the pressure of having to build up a caseload from scratch. Whilst panel membership would be beneficial, it is by no means essential, meaning that it could be a step up for a childcare solicitor looking for a new challenge.

Childcare Solicitor – Greater Manchester

The company

  • A well-established local firm that has been voted the “Law Firm of the Year” in 2018  
  • You will be part of a large but close-knit childcare team that is the go-to team for any children related matters, including representing children, parents and other relatives and guardians
  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Stockport and High Peak


The ideal candidate

  • Childcare solicitor with 8 PQE+
  • Personable and confident/articulate communicator
  • Confident undertaking business development/networking
  • Comfortable running their own caseload of care matters
  • Advocacy experience essential
  • Panel membership essential
  • Guardian links highly desirable

Added extras

  • Ability to purchase extra holidays
  • Generous, discretionary bonus
  • On-site car parking

The next step

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