Locum Childcare Paralegal

  • Job Reference: 6967500/001
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2020
  • Recruiter: Midlands
  • Location: West Midlands, England
  • Salary: £15.00 to £22.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Locum Childcare Paralegal – West Midlands – up to £22 per hour – 3 months +


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Locum Childcare Paralegal to join the legal team of an established Local Authority in the West Midlands. The duration of the contract is likely to be for 3 months with the possibility of extension and is offered on a full time basis. This role will be on a remote working basis for the foreseeable future but there may be an expectation for some office working once the government advice permits this.


The duties on a day-to-day basis are as follows:


  • Drafting documents including: Part 25 Applications, letters before proceedings, briefs to counsel, and letters of instruction to experts

  • Liaising with the client department to ensure progress is achieved in a timely manner

  • Obtaining costs estimates and availability of expert witnesses

  • Gathering evidence and documentation including taking witness statements from lay witnesses

The ideal candidate will have experience in drafting C110A’s, case summaries, Draft Orders and Letters of instruction.



This role will pay up to £22 per hour umbrella rate which will be completely dependent on experience.



To apply for this role, please contact Sophie Powell or Connie Ross on 0121 616 0660. Alternatively, please send your CV tomidlandslegal@venngroup.com

We look forward to your application.


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