Locum Adult Social Care Lawyer – OUTSIDE IR35 - Midlands– Fully Remote Working – 6 months initially– up to £50 per hour.
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are delighted to be recruiting for a Locum Adult Social Care Solicitor to join an excellent Local Authority in the Midlands lucratively outside of IR35 regulations. This assignment will be for an initial period of six months subject to possible extension thereafter and will be worked on a fully remote basis for the foreseeable future. The client is seeking a candidate either on a full time or part time basis.
The ideal candidate would be a Qualified Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive who is able to handle a caseload of Public Adult Social Care matters with professional experience gained within Local Government.
Duties may include:
Instructing on aspects of community care under both the Care Act 2014 and National Assistance Act 1948, including ordinary residence, direct payments and personal budgets, vulnerable adults, appointeeship/deputyship
Appearing in the Court of Protection for both health and welfare and property and financial affairs related matters
Defending Applications for Judicial Review in the Administrative Court
Handling matters concerning continuing Health Care funding, s117 Mental Health Act 1983, adult safeguarding and debt recovery of care fees
Defending Judicial review proceedings in relation to community care matters and disputing age assessments
An attractive hourly rate of between £50 outside of IR35 is offered for this position dependant on experience.
For further information, please contact Philippa Stoate or Will Pardoe on 0121 616 0660, alternatively please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org