Inhouse

Childcare Lawyer

Childcare Lawyer

  • About the Firm: Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up.
  • The Role: In our Children and Adults Social Care team we are looking for an experienced Lawyer specialising in Childcare.
  • Looking For: Among your many talents, we are looking to secure your thorough knowledge of one or more of the following areas: Children Social Care; Community Care; Mental Health and/or Human Rights.
  • Opportunities: Among others, the opportunities afforded to you will include, providing specialist legal advice and assistance on all issues arising within the post holder’s area of responsibility; and personally conducting advocacy on behalf of the Council and instruct counsel as appropriate.
  • And more: You will possess good presentation skills, including the ability to communicate clearly and concisely in writing and orally; the ability to give clear and proactive legal advice in a manner which supports clients in achieving their organisational objectives; the ability to prepare cases for hearings; and the ability to appear as an advocate.

Brent London Borough Council