Locum School Appeals Clerk – West Midlands – 3 Months – Remote Working – up to £60 per hour (Umbrella)
Venn Group's specialist legal team are delighted to be recruiting for a Locum School Appeals Clerk with a Local Authority based in the West Midlands.
The team are looking for someone to carry out the role for an expected period of 3 months and it will be worked on an all remote basis for the foreseeable future. This is a full-time position, however candidates with relevant experience who have part-time availability will also be considered.
The appointed candidate will act a Legal Clerk to the Councils’ Independent Appeals panels for school admission and exclusions. Ideally, you will have prior experience working within Local Government or other Public Sector bodies including schools.
Daily duties may include:
Working with the Council’s Legal and Democratic Services Education Law Team
Liaising with the School Admissions team regarding the scheduling of appeals
Arranging for qualified independent panel members to attend each appeals session
Collating and sending all appeal case papers to parents and panel members within statutory deadlines
Attending up to 2 appeals sessions each week as clerk to the panel
Taking accurate notes of hearings and decisions
Giving sound advice and guidance to the panel on law and procedure, as required
Answering telephone enquiries regarding appeals
Writing letters to each appellant setting out the panel’s decision (based on pro-forma letters)
An attractive hourly rate of up to £60 per hour (Umbrella) is on offer for this position.
For more information about the position, please contact Emma Walker or Philippa Stoate on 0121 616 0660, alternatively email your CV to email@example.com - we look forward to your application.
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