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Senior Employment and Governance Lawyer

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Job ID:

5385

Practice Area(s):

Education, Employment/Pensions, Governance, Information Law, Management

Location:

Brent, London (Greater) 

Role:

Principal/Head of Section, Qualified Lawyer
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Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

16.05.2018

Employer type:

Local Authority

Employer Ref:

1800474
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Job Description:

Salary range: £50,442 - £57,627 p.a. inc.

Hours of work: 36 hours per week

Location: Civic Centre and other locations from time to time
 
Join an exciting Legal Service
 
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
 
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.

Following recent changes, a number of new posts in a variety of disciplines are available within the Council’s Legal Service.  We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated lawyers to join us in Brent’s impressive Civic Centre, located right next to Wembley stadium and just a 12 minute train ride from Baker Street and a 21 minute train ride from Kings Cross.  So if you are a skilled professional looking for challenging and rewarding work in a demanding but supportive environment - this is the opportunity you have been waiting for.
 
The Post
This post leads our Governance team, which is responsible for employment, education and information governance. The post is designed to also provide the opportunity for the successful applicant, if they wish, to also lead on (or develop an expertise in) constitutional and standards matters.
 
The Person
We are looking for an experienced practitioner with a specialism in employment law and experience in education law and/or information governance.   

As well as being able to manage and advise on the overall work of the team, the successful applicant for this senior post will have the gravitas and experience to be deal confidently with complex and sensitive issues.

Closing Date: 3rd June 2018 (23:59)

Assessment & Interview Date: w/c 18th or 25th June 2018

Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position.
 
For more information and to make an application please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below and quote job ref: 1800474.
 
Additional Information
Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community.
 
Applications are particularly welcome from people with a disability as they are under represented across the council.
 
All organisations and individuals who work with children and young people, or are involved in providing services for them have a duty to safeguard and promote their welfare.
 
We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
 
Before you join Brent Council, you will need to provide your National Insurance (NI) number and undergo a Home Office Standard I.D. check.
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London Borough of Brent
Brent, London (Greater), United Kingdom

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London Borough of Brent
Brent, London (Greater), United Kingdom
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Senior Employment and Governance Lawyer

col-narrow-left   

Job ID:

5385

Practice Area(s):

Education, Employment/Pensions, Governance, Information Law, Management

Location:

Brent, London (Greater) 

Role:

Principal/Head of Section, Qualified Lawyer
col-narrow-right   

Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

16.05.2018

Employer type:

Local Authority

Employer Ref:

1800474
col-wide   

Job Description:

Salary range: £50,442 - £57,627 p.a. inc.

Hours of work: 36 hours per week

Location: Civic Centre and other locations from time to time
 
Join an exciting Legal Service
 
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
 
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.

Following recent changes, a number of new posts in a variety of disciplines are available within the Council’s Legal Service.  We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated lawyers to join us in Brent’s impressive Civic Centre, located right next to Wembley stadium and just a 12 minute train ride from Baker Street and a 21 minute train ride from Kings Cross.  So if you are a skilled professional looking for challenging and rewarding work in a demanding but supportive environment - this is the opportunity you have been waiting for.
 
The Post
This post leads our Governance team, which is responsible for employment, education and information governance. The post is designed to also provide the opportunity for the successful applicant, if they wish, to also lead on (or develop an expertise in) constitutional and standards matters.
 
The Person
We are looking for an experienced practitioner with a specialism in employment law and experience in education law and/or information governance.   

As well as being able to manage and advise on the overall work of the team, the successful applicant for this senior post will have the gravitas and experience to be deal confidently with complex and sensitive issues.

Closing Date: 3rd June 2018 (23:59)

Assessment & Interview Date: w/c 18th or 25th June 2018

Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position.
 
For more information and to make an application please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below and quote job ref: 1800474.
 
Additional Information
Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community.
 
Applications are particularly welcome from people with a disability as they are under represented across the council.
 
All organisations and individuals who work with children and young people, or are involved in providing services for them have a duty to safeguard and promote their welfare.
 
We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
 
Before you join Brent Council, you will need to provide your National Insurance (NI) number and undergo a Home Office Standard I.D. check.