Locum Senior Solicitor

Sellick Partnership Limited
United Kingdom
From £100,000
13 days ago

Locum Principal Lawyer

North West

£50 - 65 per hour DOE

Part Time

Sellick Partnership are recruiting for a Principal Lawyer to join a well-respected and welcoming local authority in the North West on a locum basis for a period of 6 months initially, with the view to extend thereafter.

The role will be part time for 3 days a week. Responsibilities of the Locum Principal Solicitor include but are not limited to:

  • Managing the authority's General Law team of 6 - 8 lawyers and support staff.
  • Delegating workloads across the team and undertaking light touch management across the legal service to include 1-2-1s and team meetings
  • Undertaking governance related work and you will also be expected to pick up more complex cases which arise
  • Areas covered on the team include regulatory prosecutions, licensing, adult care, injunctions, planning and highways enforcement, human rights act claims, commercial, planning, property and other enquiries, statutory orders and notices, FOI/data protection and general advice/litigation.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is a Senior Lawyer and looking to take the next step up in their career. Candidates ideally need to have experience within local government and have exposure to more than one area of law. Our client is happy to take on a candidate that wants to gain some further experience in management who has an understanding of governance.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for shortlisting. Alternatively, should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Ciara D'Arcy in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. We can adapt our processes to accommodate everybody, so please let us know how we can help improve your recruitment experience. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide based on the specific skills set out in the advert. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who can demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. Our Consultants assess based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice which can be found in the footer on our website.

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