Adult Social Care Lawyer

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  • Bedfordshire View on Map
  • Post Date : March 6, 2023
  • Apply Before : April 20, 2023
  • Salary: £0 - £32800
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  • Career Level Manager
  • Experience Fresh
  • Industry Development
  • Qualifications Certificate

Job Description

Adult Social Care Lawyer or Senior Lawyer sought for a leading law firm to work on a 12 months fixed term contract basis at one of their offices either in Cambridgeshire or Northamptonshire or Bedfordshire.

This is a rare opportunity for a solicitor or a legal executive with experience in Adult Social Care to join our client’s bespoke firm. The successful candidate will be providing a range of public sector clients with a professional and innovative legal service predominantly in respect of their Adults Health and Social Care functions. This role is hybrid or office based, depending on your preference.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary/daily rate, location and notice period.


Undertaking advocacy at courts and tribunals

Represent clients in negotiations and discussions with third parties

Conducting legal research

Advising upon and conducting proceedings relating to adult social care

Providing legal advice to client organisations regarding their safeguarding responsibilities and compliance with statutory duties and obligations

Helping develop training courses for social care and mental health workers

Supervising other members of the team where required

Deputising for the Principal Lawyer (Adults Health and Social Care) or the Head of Adult Social Care and Health where required

The Candidate

Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive with at least 1 years PQE in adult health and social services work (Senior Lawyer – 10+ years of PQE)

Proficient in the application and interpretation of adult social care and mental health law as well as conducting legal research

Previous advocacy experience

Experience of Court of Protection welfare matters

A strong communicator, with the ability to explain complex matters in a clear manner

Works well as part of a team but equally comfortable working on your own initiative

Strives for high standards in their work

Highly organised with the ability to meet and exceed tight deadlines

Commercially aware

Great attention to detail

The Firm

Our client is a highly regarded law firm specialising in the public sector. It is one of the first of its kind to be established in the UK serving over one hundred organisations across the public sector including local authorities, clinical commissioning groups, foundation trusts, charities, and fire services. This is a forward-thinking and award-winning law firm that meets the highest management and customer care standards.

Our Agency Requirements

What salary/daily rate are you currently seeking?

How far are you most comfortable traveling from home?

How long is your notice period?

Adult Social Care Solicitor / Legal Executive / Lawyer

For further details of this Adult Social Care Lawyer vacancy, please contact Gosha on (phone number removed) quoting reference GB36401


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