Temporary Graduate Legal Practitioner

  • Location:
    West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary:
    c£28,000 - c£40,000 / per annum D.O.E
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Professional Services Jobs
  • Deadline:
    September 14, 2022

Express Recruitment are proud to be working in partnership with a local organisation who are looking to add to their growing team. They are looking for a Graduate Legal Practitioner to provide legal advice, guidance, and representation to customers of Legal Services (internal or external) with particular emphasis on Child Protection and Adult Social Care law and direction any of the legal disciplines covered by the section.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Undertake case work and support others as necessary within the Child Protection and Adult Social Care policy
  • Act on behalf of the customers in legal proceedings and to attend and advise at meetings both internal and external
  • Comply with standards of conduct, training requirements, internal protocols/standards, policies, and procedures of the Authority
  • Escalate issues that may impact upon service delivery as appropriate
  • Identify changes in law and practice relevant to the post and contribute effectively towards the development of policies, practice, and business efficiencies
  • Work effectively to high standards in accordance with all applicable statutory and regulatory standards
  • Meet service, business plan and personal performance targets
  • To have an awareness of budgetary implications of service delivery and to deliver case work within agreed resources

Skills & Experience

  • Graduate qualification in law or working towards an ILEX qualification
  • Works efficiently and effectively and actively looks for ways of improving services and outcomes for customers
  • Recent legal advisory experience
  • Manages and prioritises own workload using good time management techniques
  • Experience of supporting a team according to available resources

Hours: Monday – Friday

Salary: c£28,000 – £40,000 per annum D.O.E

Location: West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Temporary

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.