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This is a permanent role with future promotion prospects for an ambitious legal professional. My client's clinical negligence and Special Education team is one of the nation's most diverse and specialist teams, ensuring efficiency and high quality service is consistently provided to a wide-reaching, nation-wide client base. It has been ranked in the top tier by both The Legal 500 and Chambers Guide to the Legal and its Partners are recognised as experts in their fields.
The chosen Community Care Solicitor will predominantly work with the Special Educational Needs (SEN) team to resolve issues around social care and health for their clients considering Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCPs). You will have in-depth knowledge and experience of giving community care advice in a legal capacity, including social care and continuing healthcare matters. A key aspect of the role will be to participate in the development of the specialism within the firm, focusing on SEN and disabilities of children to include taking part in marketing, maintaining the SEN website and representing your firm as events.
Experience in representing parents at meetings with the local authority and tribunal would be preferable but not essential.
This truly is an impressive opportunity for a bright Community Care Solicitor to join a prestigious, renowned frim where opportunities for clear career progression are genuine. Competitive salary/ excellent benefits including 25 days' holiday, pension scheme and private health care are on offer here, along with an extensive programme of training and development.
Apply now for immediate consideration.
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