Care Solicitor – CS10

Salary £50,000 - £60,000
Job Type Permanent
Location St Pauls, London

Our client, national law firm, are recruiting for an ambitious and experienced, Care Solicitor/Chartered Legal Executive for their London office.

You will aspire to work in publicly funded law and have previous legal aid exposure, working under the supervision of the head of department you will deliver a high standard of client care, concentrating on publicly funded matters and must be Children Panel Accredited and have a guardian following to bring across.

You are looking to establish yourself within a firm who will support your long term career development in Care Law.

Duties to include;

  • Champion client care
  • Oversee due diligence to legal aid applications
  • Making preparations for court such as court bundles and instructing counsel
  • Adhering to monthly file reviews and ensuring files are compliant, making adjustments when necessary
  • Undertaking advocacy
  • Case management with a view to reaching monthly target under supervision of team supervisor

Requirements:

  • You are driven to make a positive change in people’s lives and hold client care as a core value
  • You will have experience of preparing non molestation orders and/or processing legal aid applications using the CCMS portal
  • You can work comfortably in a fast paced environment, dealing with matters of a very sensitive and sometimes distressing nature
  • You carry out work accurately and meet deadlines with ease
  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills, and feel comfortable applying these to team levels of any level across the firm
  • Maintain integrity and professionalism
  • Confident with case management systems and electronic files
  • Experience in advocacy

Benefits:

  • 22 days annual leave (increasing with length of service) plus bank holidays
  • Health & Well-being Assistance
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Recruitment Recommendation Rewards
  • Eye Care eVouchers

 

Should you have any questions or wish to apply please do not hesitate to contact Clear Legal and Financial Recruitment.

Please Note:  Due to the number of applications we receive we may be unable to respond to every application directly. If you have not heard from us within 3 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

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Job Title: Care Solicitor - CS10
Job Reference: CS10

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