Childcare Solicitor

Job Title: Childcare Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Industry:
Solicitor
Childcare
Salary: £35,000-£40,000
REF: 272
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email: paula.pawlowska@realmrecruit.com
Job Published: Wednesday 5 Dec 2018

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 4 PQE+
  • Personable and confident/articulate communicator
  • Confident undertaking business development/networking
  • Comfortable running their own caseload of care matters
  • Advocacy experience essential
  • Panel membership beneficial
  • 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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