Locum Care Solicitor

Job Title: Locum Care Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
REF: 771
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email: paula.pawlowska@realmrecruit.com

A well-established, family-run, South Manchester practice is looking for an experienced Care Solicitor to join them as a locum. You will take over an existing caseload of care matters, representing children, parents and other family members. 

This role is a temporary position to start this autumn to cover maternity leave. The firm are very flexible in their approach and are open to considering candidates who would like to work on a part-time basis.  

Locum Care Solicitor – South Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A family-run, forward-thinking law firm with solid growth plans 

  • You will take over an existing caseload of care matters

  • The firm are very supportive of work/life balance as demonstrated by their attitude towards flexibility with working hours 

  • A friendly, tight-knit team 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Stockport and Altrincham 

Added extras and benefits 

  • Competitive pay 

  • Quarterly bonus 

  • Flexible working arrangement; including flexible hours or working part-time 

  • 20 days holidays increasing with length of service 

  • Christmas closure without having to use up annual leave 

  • Reasonable billing targets 

  • Work mobile and laptop provided 

  • Ongoing secretarial support  

The ideal candidate 

  • Care Solicitor with at least 4 years’ PQE or a Legal Executive with equivalent experience 

  • A Children panel member  

  • Someone who is comfortable running their caseload of care proceeding matters 

  • Experience of both private and public family law would be ideal but is not essential  

How to apply for this Locum Care 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 interestcontact Paula on 03300 245 606 or email paula.pawlowska@realmrecruit.com. 

Paula is a senior 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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