Childcare Solicitor

Leeds – £45,000 - £65,000

Childcare Solicitor

A hard working and dedicated Childcare Solicitor is wanted by a multi-award winning Leeds based Top 200 law firm, managing a full and varied caseload of matters on behalf of a Local Government client base. Applications are invited from experienced Childcare Solicitors, motivated to make a difference and help raise public sector service delivery, on firm private practice foundations. Salary is negotiable and upwards of £45,000 with a comprehensive benefits package including a generous holiday entitlement and healthcare.

The successful Childcare Solicitor will join a busy, friendly department headed by a highly rated, Legal 500 and Chambers ranked Partner. Day to day duties will include the management of a full and varied caseload of contested and non-contested Childcare matters on behalf of a local government client base. Some adult social services, education and local government law matters may form part of the caseload. Ongoing training and support will be provided.

Applications are invited from hard working and dedicated Childcare Solicitors motivated to make a difference and advance their careers in a dynamic private practice legal services environment. Candidates should possess a minimum of 3 years practical Childcare Law experience acquired in the public sector or private practice, other areas of Social Care and Local Government an advantage.

A fantastic Leeds based opportunity with salary upwards of £45k with comprehensive benefits.

Short-listing now, apply right away through the vacancy for immediate consideration and feedback. Alternatively contact Jonathan Nolan on 0113 4677571 quoting the job reference.

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

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Jonathan Nolan

0113 467 7571

Jonathan is a Director at Douglas Scott and has nearly 15 years legal sector experience. A law graduate, Jonathan was a Residential Conveyancer in a previous life managing sales and purchases in a 5 year career with a property law specialist. He speaks French, skis, plays 5 aside, manages a junior football team and occasionally dusts off his golf bats.   

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Children Law, Family Law, Licensing Law
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX, In House, Private Practice
  • Salary: £45,000 - £65,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Leeds
  • Reference: JN56373

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