Experienced Paralegal/NQ Solicitor - Childcare
We are currently inviting applications from experienced, newly qualified or part-qualified candidates for the following position:
Paralegal/NQ Solicitor – Derby office
Our busy Childcare department in Derby is growing fast and now needs additional support. Working alongside our experienced childcare solicitor specialist, the successful applicant will be able to offer meaningful experience of working in a childcare/family or related legal environment, and will ideally be familiar with administrative and court procedures including issues related to Legal Aid, PLO meetings and Part 25 applications in care proceedings.
You will either be recently qualified and looking for a first full Solicitor’s role, or an experienced Paralegal studying or prepared to study for CILEx or your LPC if you have a law degree.
Benefits will include:
salary commensurate relevant childcare law experience
cash awards for achievement/recognition
pension scheme with employer’s contributions
generous annual holiday entitlement, including a day off for your birthday
support for CPD/education
genuine career opportunities in a fast-growing practice
family-oriented employment practices
friendly, professional office environment located in the centre of Derby with excellent transport connections.
Elliot Mather LLP is one of the foremost legal firms in the East Midlands, employing around 170 staff across our offices in Chesterfield, Mansfield, Matlock, Derby and Nottingham.
We are an equal opportunities employer.
Please click on 'Apply' to send us your up to date CV together with a covering letter that includes details of your current childcare role as well as your salary and benefits package.