An Adult Community Care Lawyer is required for a busy Team at the London Borough of Hackney.
Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.
“Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:
Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice. Minimum of 12 months recent lawyer experience in a similar role, or context and ideally within a public sector organisation Admitted Solicitor or Barrister Abilities:
Ability to communicate effectively both orally & in writing to a wide range of people Ability to organise own workload to meet targets & deadlines Ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative
Strong IT skills including Microsoft packages
Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:
Any local authority/public sector experience Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for
ALD If you would prefer to send a CV straight to us rather than by way of an on-line application, you are very welcome to do so via email@example.com but please quote both the job reference and job title exactly as they appear below:
Job Ref: Hackney RQ417782
Anticipated Length of Assignment: Unless otherwise stated (we do carry the occasional permanent vacancy) all of our roles are technically temporary, though opening assignments can be and often are, extended by clients on a longer term basis and can sometimes become permanent.
Please do try to resist contacting us with requests for progress updates.
We really do read every CV sent to us. All applications will be acknowledged by a human, not a robot, provided the job remains live and provided your CV meets the “Essential Requirements” listed.
Please note that we do our level best to take down ads as soon as roles have been filled. We are not in the business of harvesting CVs.
Important: We will interpret your application as being permission to submit your CV to this role (with the right to represent you) unless you advise us to the contrary.