Solicitor - Child Care - Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

Office

Stoke on Trent 88/90 The Strand

Hours

Full Time

Smith Partnership is a leading law firm in the East Midlands. A forward thinking and progressive company employing over 200 staff throughout 6 offices.

An opportunity has become available at our Longton Office in Stoke-on-Trent, for a full time Solicitor working within our Child Care Department.

The ideal candidate should have 2-3 years post-qualification experience in child care law. You will assist other members of the team whilst developing your own caseload and must have experience in representation of parents in care proceedings, drafting of documentation, undertaking your own advocacy.  Administration of legal aid and billing an advantage but not essential as training will be given. Child Care Panel Membership or a willingness to work towards application to Child Care Panel would also be an advantage.

The ability to work independently and possess good typing/computer skills is essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive East Midlands law firm and to work as part of a challenging and friendly team.

Applications strictly via email enclosing a current CV and covering letter to (recruitment@smithpartnership.co.uk)

No Agencies please.