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Locum Solicitor – Adult Social Care

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Job ID:

12375

Practice Area(s):

Adult Social Services, Litigation/Prosecutions

Location:

Yorkshire 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
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Employment Type:

Locum

Posted:

10.01.2020

Employer type:

Local Authority
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Job Description:

Are you a qualified Solicitor? Have experience working on Adult Social Care cases? Seeking a locum role within Local Authority?
 
If yes to the above, WorkwithYork would like to hear from you. We currently have a fairly urgent vacancy based in central York for an experience locum to work on a number of Adult Social Care legal cases. To be considered for this role you must:
  • Be a qualified Solicitor/Barrister with at least 3 years practice experience
  • You MUST have previous or ongoing experience working on adult social care cases
  • Local Authority experience would be a distinct advantage in this role
  • You will need specific experience with the Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act & Safeguarding
  • You will also need experience of s21A Court Proceedings and personal welfare applications in the Court of Protection
  • You will need to be able to do your own advocacy
  • Experience of handling heavy weight cases would be an advantage and able to attend pre-proceedings meetings in York
The role will be ongoing for a number of months and although time spent during the week in York is essential, there will also be the opportunity to work from home where feasible.
 
Please only apply for this role if you have a short notice period or are immediately available. Accommodation costs are not covered in this role but reasonable work related expenses will be.
 
For an information pack and more details on how to apply for this position please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below.
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Work With York
Yorkshire, United Kingdom

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Locum Solicitor – Adult Social Care

col-narrow-left   

Job ID:

12375

Practice Area(s):

Adult Social Services, Litigation/Prosecutions

Location:

Yorkshire 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
col-narrow-right   

Employment Type:

Locum

Posted:

10.01.2020

Employer type:

Local Authority
col-wide   

Job Description:

Are you a qualified Solicitor? Have experience working on Adult Social Care cases? Seeking a locum role within Local Authority?
 
If yes to the above, WorkwithYork would like to hear from you. We currently have a fairly urgent vacancy based in central York for an experience locum to work on a number of Adult Social Care legal cases. To be considered for this role you must:
  • Be a qualified Solicitor/Barrister with at least 3 years practice experience
  • You MUST have previous or ongoing experience working on adult social care cases
  • Local Authority experience would be a distinct advantage in this role
  • You will need specific experience with the Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act & Safeguarding
  • You will also need experience of s21A Court Proceedings and personal welfare applications in the Court of Protection
  • You will need to be able to do your own advocacy
  • Experience of handling heavy weight cases would be an advantage and able to attend pre-proceedings meetings in York
The role will be ongoing for a number of months and although time spent during the week in York is essential, there will also be the opportunity to work from home where feasible.
 
Please only apply for this role if you have a short notice period or are immediately available. Accommodation costs are not covered in this role but reasonable work related expenses will be.
 
For an information pack and more details on how to apply for this position please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below.