Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Childcare Paralegal

Service Care Legal are currently recruiting on behalf of a Local Authority, based in the Greater Manchester, which is in need of a Paralegal to join their Childcare Legal team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Paralegal/Legal Assistant or Legal Officer interested in public sector work.

Please find below further details on the role:

ROLE: Childcare Paralegal

LOCATION: Greater Manchester, hybrid

CONTRACT: 3 month rolling contract

RATE: £20ph - £25ph umbrella

The Role:

  • To provide administrative and clerical support to the Childcare Legal team.

    This includes drafting all applications, threshold docs, arranging counsel, obtaining agency and other relevant evidence

  • Handle a caseload of pre-proceedings cases, discharge of care orders, adoption and s.37/s.7 matters

  • To maintain and update case management system and update department case lists

The Person:

  • Someone who has worked as a Childcare Paralegal for a minimum of 2 years

  • Someone who has previously worked for a Local Authority in a Childcare Legal team and, ideally, has used the Iken system

  • Someone who is comfortable working independently in a remote setting

If this sounds like an opportunity that is right for you or someone you know, then don't hesitate to get in touch with Hugh Barnes via email,, or via phone at 01772208969 .

We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: 3 month rolling
  • Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
  • Location: Greater Manchester, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Legal
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Contact: Hugh Barnes
  • Tel: 01772 208969
  • Fax: 01772 471473
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2023-03-20 17:35:57 -

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