Inhouse

Safeguarding Lawyer

  • About the Firm: Barking and Dagenham London Borough Council is the local authority for the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham in Greater London, England. It is a London borough council, one of 32 in the United Kingdom capital of London.
  • About the role: We are looking for an in-house Children’s Safeguarding Lawyer.
  • Looking For: Among your many skills, we are looking to secure your knowledge of the law relating to Safeguarding Law as it affects local authorities; your ability to plan, manage and ensure the delivery of legal advice and related case and project work; and your excellent research and analysis skills.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to preparing, negotiating, drafting and agreeing routine legal documentation and forms, and all documentation associated with the legal process, including briefs, pleadings, claim forms, affidavits, witness statements and so forth; and providing legal advice in relation to and prepare formal Legal Implications for reports, to relevant committees, panels, working parties and other meetings as required.
  • And more: You will ensure compliance with appropriate legislation, Council Policies, the Council Constitution (including Contract Rules, Financial Regulations and Rules, Employment Procedure Rules, Employees’ Code of Conduct), Information Security Policies, Social Media Policy and other requirements of the Council; and ensure high standards of records management and assume responsibility for all information assigned to the post.

London Borough of Barking & Dagenham

Barking and Dagenham London Borough Council is the local authority for the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham in Greater London, England

http://barking-dagenham.limehouse.co.uk