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Solicitor (Child Care) - Newcastle City Council

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£37,107 - £39,961 per annum

Job description

Legal Services

Contract Type: Permanent

Working Pattern: Full time

Hours per week: 37 hours per week

Employment Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

We are looking for an enthusiastic solicitor to fill a permanent post within the Children's Social Care Section of Legal Services.

This post is to deal primarily with care and placement proceedings however also in respect of fostering, adoption and general children's social care matters.

You will either be, or be keen to become, a confident advocate. Recent experience of care proceedings and of working in a local authority would be advantageous but newly-qualified solicitors will also be considered.

If you are successful we will undertake additional recruitment checks which will include a check to see if you have any unspent criminal convictions.

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