Locum Childcare Lawyer – West Midlands – 9-12 Months (Mat Cover) – Full Time - Remote Working – £40-£50 per hour (Umbrella)
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are currently working with an established Local Authority in the West Midlands area who are recruiting for a Locum Childcare Lawyer to join their department.
This is a full-time position, however candidates with part-time availability possessing relevant experience will also be considered. It will be worked on a fully remote basis for the foreseeable future.
This assignment is offered for an initial period of 9-12 Months to cover Maternity, however this is subject to change dependent on workload and the needs of the team.
This opportunity is suitable for a Qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister.
The ideal candidate will have prior experience working within Local Government.
Daily duties may include:
Representing the council on Public Law Children Act matters
Managing a busy and varied caseload of Childcare cases to include all pre-proceedings
Advising at LPM and PLO meetings
Performing own advocacy to include contested and final hearings
Advising client departments on complex issues concerning Childcare law
Prior knowledge of Adult Social Care and Education matters would be advantageous for this role.
An hourly rate of up to £50 per hour (umbrella) is offered for this position.
For further information, please contact Philippa Stoate or Will Pardoe on 0121 616 0660, alternatively email email@example.com
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.