Employment Solicitor (NQ-3 PQE)

Job Title: Employment Solicitor (NQ-3 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
REF: 1814
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
Contact Email: rebecca.blundell@realmrecruit.com

A national leading health and social care law firm is looking for a Junior Employment Solicitor to join their team. 

In this role, you’ll join a specialist healthcare employment team and handle an extensive range of respondent matters.  

This is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to gain an insight into all aspects of both contentious and non-contentious employment work and have real opportunities to progress your career. 

Employment Solicitor - Manchester city centre 

The company & role 

  • An award-winning specialist law firm with offices across the country 

  • In this role, you’ll experience all aspects of employment law including advising on whistleblowing and discrimination issues/complaints, managing grievances and disciplinary procedures and commercial support work 

  • The team have long-standing clients across the entire health and social care spectrum, providing advice to providers, commissioners, regulators and policymakers 

  • The firm were listed in The Times Best Law Firms 2020 and are accredited by both Lexcel and Investors in People 

  • They are committed to the training and development of their staff and have a training partner in each of their offices 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Warrington, Cheshire, Lancashire and High Peak 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • 25 days annual leave (+ Christmas Eve off) 

  • Private healthcare 

  • Generous pension scheme 

  • Income protection and critical illness cover 

  • Season ticket loan 

  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay 

  • Cycle to work scheme 

  • Sports and social events 

The ideal candidate  

  • An ambitious Employment Solicitor with 0-3 years PQE 

  • Will have an interest in employment in the healthcare sector 

  • Will have experience of ET litigation and will be able to undertake day-to-day conduct of ET litigation files 

  • Will be a real team player with a flexible approach  

  • Will be an excellent communicator who can interact with colleagues and clients at all levels 

  • Will have an empathetic, personable, calm and caring nature 

How to apply for this Employment 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 Rebecca on 03300 245 606 or email rebecca.blundell@realmrecruit.com

Rebecca is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West and Yorkshire, she recruits for commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step. 

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