Solicitor - Children and Safeguarding

Newcastle upon Tyne – £25,000 - £35,000

Placed firmly within the UK's top 100 law firms, with firm commitments to their values and clients alike, this firm is looking for a Solicitor within Childcare & Safeguarding to join their highly-successful team in Newcastle.

Providing all employees with constant support and training, they focus heavily on ensuring their workforce is happy to be there and enjoys coming to work each day. Promoting a healthy work-life balance is important to the firm, they also value innovation, the possibility to improve any existing process is welcomed and discussed fairly. Overall, they promote respect, to both colleagues and clients alike.

To that end, a fantastic opportunity to join the team has come about. Owing to success, we're looking for a Solicitor with a background in Childcare, with the ability to work both public and private cases. You will be backed up by a great team, offering their knowledge and insight where required. You will also be required to attend Family court, along with providing advice on a wide variety of safeguarding issues.

If you also possess Children panel membership, this is also preferred but by no means essential.

Should this be the right position for you, don't hesitate to apply.

Please contact Steven Baylis, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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Steven Baylis

Senior Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

Steven joined Douglas Scott in early 2016 and began his recruitment career in 2013. He previously worked for one of the largest global HR service providers as an account manager and 360 recruitment consultant. He is a member of the Locum team, primarily focusing on the North West and Yorkshire areas but also works on a nationwide basis. Steven works with a large selection of clients, helping facilitate recruitment for temporary and contract positions across all practice areas of the legal sector and for specialist short-term projects. He works with candidates of all levels from both non-qualified and qualified backgrounds. Steven has an AVCE in IT.

"Steven Baylis is by far the most efficient, charismatic and committed recruiter I have come across. Having dealt with numerous agencies and not had great experiences, Steven has exceeded my expectations. He was able to get a very good understanding of my current situation, kept in constant contact, and went out of his way to accommodate my needs. I highly recommend Steven Baylis and his ability to effectively communicate, care for his clients and ultimately, get the job done in a speedy manner."

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Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Children Law, Family Law
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX, Private Practice
  • Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Reference: J51097

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