Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Childcare Solicitor

Service Care Legal are currently recruiting on behalf of a bustling local authority, based in Leicestershire, which is in need of a dynamic Childcare Solicitor to join their legal care team.

This role requires someone who is keen on doing their own advocacy.

ROLE: Childcare Solicitor (will consider Legal Executives and Barristers)

LOCATION: Leicestershire - the managers will consider remote working for the right candidate

RATE: £50.00 to £55.00 per hour

CONTRACT: 3 months ongoing, 37 hours per week

The Role of the Childcare Solicitor:

  • To progress a full matters of childcare cases through to completion

  • The social care cases will include PLO cases, Discharge of Care Orders, Supervision orders, S37 cases and SGO's

  • Conduct your own advocacy (this may be in-person)

The Person:

  • A qualified Solicitor / Legal Executive / Barrister with 2+ years of PQE

  • Recent advocacy experience

  • Experience in dealing with public childcare law matters would be essential

  • Previous public sector experience would be essential (even in a Paralegal capacity)

The benefits included in the Childcare Solicitor role:

  • Hybrid / flexible working Career development opportunities

  • Weekly payroll

  • Flexible hours

If this Childcare Solicitor role sounds like an opportunity of interest, please feel free to reach out to Hugh Barnes on 01772 208969, or email

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