Family Care Solicitor

G2 Legal
Competitive + Benefits
12 Aug 2019
09 Sep 2019
Tom Widdop
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client, Family
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
This North Yorkshire based law firm is looking for an experienced family care solicitor to join its team in York.
You will be responsible for handling a specialised caseload covering all aspects of care work representing children, parents or guardians and will involve dealing with Legal Aid aspects as well.  
The role:
  • Provide a caring, quality service to the firm’s clients in accordance with the plans and targets of the firm
  • Seek awareness of applicable law, solutions and remedies funding and compliance
  • Conduct own cases, assist other fee-earners and partners in providing advice and representation to the firm’s clients
  • Build strong working relationships with external stakeholders.
To be successful in this role, you will need:
  • 3+ years' PQE
  • Sound knowledge in care proceedings
  • Ability to manage own workflows and meet and exceed deadlines and targets
  • Care Panel Member is desirable.
Along with a clear career progression structure, this well-established law firm is offering a competitive salary, 25 days holiday a year (plus bank holidays), pension, health plan, employee assistance programme, staff discounts, plus more. 
If you are a family care solicitor with 3+ years' PQE looking for a new job opportunity in York and have the skills outlined above, then get in touch with Tom Widdop or simply apply.