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Solicitor/Lawyer

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Job ID:

5574

Practice Area(s):

Children's Services

Location:

Dorset, South-West 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
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Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

01.06.2018

Employer type:

Local Authority

Employer Ref:

8973
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Job Description:

 £37,107- £39,961 37 hours per week

This is an exciting time for Dorset, with plans underway for local government reorganisation which will see the replacement of Dorset’s nine councils with two new ones. These councils will have greater influence nationally and be better able to work in the best interests of Dorset’s residents and to build a strong and prosperous future Dorset.

Legal Services is a shared service with officers currently working to support both Bournemouth and Poole Borough Councils. This is an exciting time to be joining us, as we work towards the bold new vision for Dorset.

We are looking for a lawyer who has a good working knowledge of the law relating to the protection of children to join our Children’s Social Care Legal team.

Advocacy experience is essential as the role will require court representation. 

You will need to have excellent communication, analytical and drafting skills with the ability to manage a full and varied caseload.

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Sian Ballingall, Head of Legal Services, or Helen Youings, CSC Legal – Team Leader, on 01202 451178

For more details and to apply online, please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below. Alternatively email recruitment@bournemouth.gov.uk or
telephone 01202 458838 or 01202 454775 (24- hour answerphone).

Closing date: 24th June 2018
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Bournemouth Borough Council
Dorset, South-West, United Kingdom

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Bournemouth Borough Council
Dorset, South-West, United Kingdom
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Solicitor/Lawyer

col-narrow-left   

Job ID:

5574

Practice Area(s):

Children's Services

Location:

Dorset, South-West 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
col-narrow-right   

Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

01.06.2018

Employer type:

Local Authority

Employer Ref:

8973
col-wide   

Job Description:

 £37,107- £39,961 37 hours per week

This is an exciting time for Dorset, with plans underway for local government reorganisation which will see the replacement of Dorset’s nine councils with two new ones. These councils will have greater influence nationally and be better able to work in the best interests of Dorset’s residents and to build a strong and prosperous future Dorset.

Legal Services is a shared service with officers currently working to support both Bournemouth and Poole Borough Councils. This is an exciting time to be joining us, as we work towards the bold new vision for Dorset.

We are looking for a lawyer who has a good working knowledge of the law relating to the protection of children to join our Children’s Social Care Legal team.

Advocacy experience is essential as the role will require court representation. 

You will need to have excellent communication, analytical and drafting skills with the ability to manage a full and varied caseload.

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Sian Ballingall, Head of Legal Services, or Helen Youings, CSC Legal – Team Leader, on 01202 451178

For more details and to apply online, please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below. Alternatively email recruitment@bournemouth.gov.uk or
telephone 01202 458838 or 01202 454775 (24- hour answerphone).

Closing date: 24th June 2018