Education Partner

5 days left

Location
West Midlands, England
Salary
excellent
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
23 Oct 2017
Ref
PT8247
Contact
Penny Trotman
Sector/Practice Area
Other
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent

Education Partner, West Midlands - Frustrated at the lack of progression at your current firm and in need of a fresh challenge? Are you looking for more of a specialist role which concentrates on all areas of education law?

JOB TITLE: Education Partner

PQE: 10+

LOCATION: West Midlands (Commutable from: Birmingham, Worcester, Herefordshire, Warwickshire, Warwick, Gloucestershire)

SALARY: £70,000+

THE ROLE:

This leading law firm seeks a knowledgeable Education Partner to join their highly ranked education department and specialise in this niche area of law which is education. The successful Education Partner will be working closely with the head of department and be expected to advise on all aspects of the education law. Suitable Education Partners will be able to demonstrate a strong connection to the local market and have a passion for this area of law. Lead by a like minded group of partners the management team have a clear well defined strategy which focuses on growth across the region and to continue to deliver an excellent customer focused service to their clients. As you would expect the clients you will be working with will comprise of educational establishments and the caseload will focus on a mix of work ranging form commercial work through to policies, compliance and complaints. You may be experienced in establishing academies and free schools, trust schools and working on operational issues.

THE CANDIDATE:

Ideal Education Partners will have a minimum of 10 years experience and a strong working knowledge of all types of education matters. You will be proactive and possess an excellent commercial approach to your workload. Joining a busy and expanding team, you will be able to hit the ground running and work well under pressure and to tight deadlines with excellent inter-personal skills. My client is looking for an Education Partner who possesses knowledge and experience in the education sector and can demonstrate experience of working with maintained schools and academies. With an excellent career to date you will be well thought of by your clientele and may well have a network of contacts who are able to instruct on future matters. Candidates must be driven, ambitious and determined but above all must have a primary focus on delivering excellent service to their client's. Ideal Education Partners will have a network of contacts who are able to instruct you on future matters.

THE FIRM:

If you are a motivated and aspiring Education Partner looking for a superb opportunity to work for a leading law firm who provides proactive, responsive and quality legal advice then look no further. This well regarded law firm provides an open and collegiate culture to work in which has produced a dynamic law firm within the market. If this sounds the right fit for you then please call us without delay. This firm refuses to stand still and is constantly striving to improve the services it offers its clients. Consistently rated in Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners the firm has an impressive list of well respected individuals working for them, all of whom are committed to the growth and strategic direction of the firm. This leading regional law firm continues to lead from the front. The firm have made a number of exciting hires and are in a strong position having recently won a number of new clients. The firm have a niche specialism in education and due to an unprecedented level of instructions are now seeking to appoint an additional Education Partner into their busy team.

PACKAGE: This firm will pay an excellent and hihghly competitive remuneration rate in order to attract the best talent. Th firm also have an excellent bonus and benefits package in place and wil; generally reqard those who contribute not only to their own targets but also that of the team and the wider form

HOW TO APPLY:

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Penny Trotman at eNL on 0121 454 1004 or email penny.trotman @enllegal.co.uk. Or contact us via LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/237102

eNL is handling a number of education vacancies throughout the Midlands and South West. If you are a lawyer within the education sector looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any education lawyers who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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