Are you an ambitious professional looking for a change in your career? Do you have a strong interest in the legal system, particularly in relation to children and young people? Are you eager to join an award-winning, reputable legal firm and work alongside an experienced group of practitioners? We are currently seeking individuals to expand our Child Protection and Adoption team!
Our team of Solicitor-Advocates represent clients in public law court proceedings where Children’s Services have instigated child protection procedures. Our team combine their professional legal skills with the highest level of sensitivity when assisting vulnerable families through this process.
The role involves handling a caseload of childcare matters; pre-proceeding, advice and court proceedings regarding child protection and adoption. We act for children, parents and other family members at all stages of court proceedings and in giving pre-proceedings advice.
To be successful in this role, you will have exceptional communication skills and be a strong team player, able to work collaboratively across the department. You will receive full training from our knowledgeable team and begin making an impact from day one.