Family Care Solicitor

Recruiter
G2 Legal
Location
York
Salary
Competitive + Benefits
Posted
12 Aug 2019
Closes
09 Sep 2019
Ref
465956-2-TW-33
Contact
Tom Widdop
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client, Family
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent
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.