Childcare Solicitor

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Legal Recruitment and Legal Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££32000 - £45000 per annum
Contact name: Rhys Spencer

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Job ref: BBBH15317_1683396003
Published: 24 days ago
Startdate: ASAP
Childcare Solicitor (NQ - 3 Years PQE)
£32,000 to £45,000 per annum
Sheffield City Centre
Full Time, Permanent

Who we are:

CRA Consulting are a specialist legal recruiter, operating across the UK. CRA works in partnership with reputable law firms with either local, regional, national or international presence. We recruit at all levels from board, director and partnership level through to support staff.

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About the business:

CRA Legal are recruiting for a well-known local law firm with offices across South Yorkshire. The firm are a friendly, respected organisation who have seen a period of growth across their business. As a result of increasing workload, our client is looking to hire an additional solicitor into their family and childcare department. This role is ideal for a candidate who is looking to continue their career in children law.

If successful, you will perform the following role as an Childcare Solicitor:
  • Running a legal aid child law caseload including abuse, care proceedings, child protection orders and international child abduction

The organisation will offer you the following employment benefits package:
  • 22 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Additional annual leave during XMAS office closure
  • Additional leave following the bank holidays over Easter, May and August bank holidays
  • Flexible working upon request
  • Hybrid working upon request
  • Limited free parking available
  • Pension scheme
  • Westfield health scheme

To apply, you will be required to meet the following criteria:
  • If you are an NQ, you will need to have completed a seat in children law. Also pre-qualifying experience as a Paralegal would be beneficial
  • Previous qualified work experience in children law required regardless of PQE level

How to apply:

If this Childcare Solicitor vacancy, please click the apply button. Alternatively, if you would like to discuss with Rhys Spencer who is managing this vacancy, call 0114 241 8030 for a confidential discussion.

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Additional Information:

CRA Legal follow strict best practice recruitment guidelines monitored by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Please note our advertisements use salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

This Childcare Solicitor vacancy is very popular with the local legal community, so please apply quickly to ensure your application is considered. As part of our candidate registration and care process we at CRA Legal aim to respond to all successful applications within 2 working days.