• About the Firm: Our vision is to be a Legal Service that is recognised nationally as best practice in the public sector.
  • About the Role: We are seeking to appoint an in-house mid-level Safeguarding Lawyer to work in Barking Town Hall.
  • Looking For: Among your key attributes, we are looking to secure your experience of practising and conducting casework in Safeguarding Law; your experience of conducting casework in the areas of Safeguarding; your experience of providing oral and written legal advice; and your experience of drafting bespoke and standard legal agreements and documentation and court related papers.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to carrying out research and provide legal advice, and negotiate and agree, draft, prepare and process legal agreements and documents, and all other necessary and appropriate documentation associated with matters in the area of Safeguarding Law.
  • And more: Experience of children’s safeguarding is essential. Local Government experience would be an advantage.

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