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Lawyer (Child Care) - Warrington Borough Council

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Grade 9/10, £36,921 to £44,862

Job description

The role

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and able lawyer to join the in-house legal team at Warrington Borough Council. Based within the Legal Services Safeguarding Team you will primarily work in the area of child safeguarding.

You will be a key member of an expanded team and prepared to undertake your own advocacy in the Family Court.

You will have excellent communication and team skills and the ability to interpret legislation in a common sense and practical manner, having due regard to the Council's legal responsibilities.

We offer a supportive environment in a friendly and progressive team with Lexcel accreditation.

For an informal discussion please contact Caroline Owen on 01925 442085.

Key dates:

Closing date: Wednesday 14th April 2021

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

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