A well established, multi-office Lancashire law firm is seeking a Childcare Solicitor/Children's Panel Member to join their expanding family department in their office situated near Preston.
The Family Department covers the full spectrum of services, with the Child Care specialists focusing on Care Proceedings, Child Abduction, general Children Law, Advice to Grandparents, and more.
Working with a team which consists of experts dealing with family and children matters, this outstanding team are seeking a Care Solicitor who is accredited by the Children's Panel to join their team.
You must be an experienced Childcare Solicitor (likely 6+ years' PQE), and will be expected to handle a caseload of children work and undertake your own advocacy. Matters including residence and contact disputes, child abduction, and proceedings where the local authority have instituted or are considering commencing care proceedings.
You will have the ability to work on your own as well as part of a team, and you will need to demonstrate excellent negotiation, communication and advocacy skills. Good knowledge of child care and family law is required, as is a professional yet compassionate approach to your work.
Salary is negotiable depending on experience likely £35,000 to £45,000. In addition, you will have 25 days holiday, pension scheme, and free car parking.
If you are an experienced Childcare Solicitor/Children's Panel Member then apply now for this fantastic opportunity in Chorley.
For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Jamie Chinnock at G2 Legal on 0161 207 2000 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.