Based in Wigan paying £35.00ph PAYE
This is a full time temporary contract.
Our client is looking for a Team Lawyer.
As a Team Lawyer – People you will report to the Group Lawyer – People and be part of a client focussed and outcomes driven legal and democratic function.
You will operate in the areas of law of Children’s social care, Education, Adult social care, Health and Contentious Housing.
You will work closely with clients to assist them in the delivery of their service objectives and priorities, providing advice, support and assistance to client officers, Elected Members, Partner Organisations and other key stakeholders from across the public and private sector.
You will advise, prepare and conduct proceedings acting as an advocate for the Council at court, tribunals, inquiries and other statutory and legislative hearings.
You will work collaboratively with colleagues across the Division to provide a high quality, efficient and professional legal and democratic service, assisting with the delivery of service objectives, client satisfaction and performance targets.
Due to high volumes of CVs received we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.
Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
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