Child Care Solicitor/ Legal Executive

Position(s): Child Care Solicitor / Legal Executive

Location: Derby

Hours: Full or Part Time

Ref: 2017.16

Essential Requirements:

  • Experience in family law
  • Experience of care proceedings
  • Experience of legal aid in both family/care proceedings and of CCMS
  • Advocacy skills with the ability and willingness to conduct own advocacy wherever possible
  • Requisite legal knowledge and experience
  • Procedural and technical competence
  • The ability to work to short deadlines, under pressure and to financial targets
  • Good client care skills and commitment to this area of work

Desired Requirements:

  • A member of the Law Society’s Children Panel

Additional Requirements:

  • PC literate with good word, excel and outlook skills;
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail;
  • Flexible approach to work;
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written;

Ability to:-

  • build good working relationships with colleagues;
  • prioritise workload;
  • work proactively and with a can do attitude;

To apply please email a full CV and covering letter, quoting the Job Reference 2017.16 to Ellen Nightingale at

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