29 days ago
Job type: Temporary/Contract
Area of Expertise: Adult Social Care Lawyer
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Adult Social Care Lawyer to join an extremely busy Adult Care team within a local authority. The role is a 5-month temporary contract but has the chance to be ongoing after the initial period.
Within this role your responsibilities will include a full and varied Adult Social Care caseload dealing with, but not limited to;
*Providing legal advice relating to Adult's services to a high quality, in particular Court of Protection work
*Managing complex projects and assessing known risks, involving Mental Capacity issues and DOLs issues
*Taking control of a substantial legal caseload
*Attending and advising at committee meetings as well as judicial reviews
The ideal candidate will have previous experience working as an Adult Care Solicitor, other experience includes:
*Qualified Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive.
*A minimum of 2 years' experience in Adult Social Care matters
*Previous Advocacy and Local Authority experience
Service Care Legal is a specialist recruitment agency supplying temporary and permanent professionals to Private Practices, Local Authorities and In-house Legal Departments nationwide. We have in-depth experience of recruiting at all levels within the legal industry and consultants who specialise in specific markets to ensure you have a dedicated point of contact who's an expert in your area.
Should you wish to discuss this role before applying, please contact Jake Bain onor
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