Locum Education Solicitor

  • Job Reference: PBT/6582560
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2017
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Salary: £30.00 to £35.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Venn Group’s specialist legal team are excited to be recruiting for a Locum Education Lawyer to join a Local Authority in the East Midlands. This contract is offered on a full-time basis for an initial period of 3 months, with the possibility of further extension.

The ideal candidate will be a Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive with previous experience specialising in Education law, ideally gained within Local Government. Experienced Lawyers with a Private Practice background and with the relevant experience will also be considered.

The successful candidate will have experience dealing with a wide range of education matters, specifically Special Educational Needs cases, including tribunal cases.

The caseload will consist of a variety of matters including SEN Matters, school admission cases and school exclusion appeals. It is essential that candidates have experience dealing with SEN tribunals for this role.

An attractive rate of up to £35 per hour is offered, dependant upon experience.

For further information, please contact Philippa Turner or Lauren Watts on 0121 616 0660 or alternatively send your CV to midlandslegal@venngroup.com. We look forward to your application.

Venn Group aim to deliver the highest standards, so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.

At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours.  However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually.  If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.