Adult Social Care Lawyer

Service Care Legal Recruitment are currently working alongside Local Authority, based in Leicestershire, which is in need of an experienced Adult Social Care Lawyer to join their team.
ROLE: Adult Social Care Lawyer
RATE: £40-£55ph
LOCATION: West Midlands
CONTRACT LENGTH: 3 months ongoing
The Role:

Deal with an Adult Social Care legal files from start to completion
The caseload will consist of matters dealing with Ordinary Residence, Mental Capacity, Mental Health, Deprivation of Liberty, Health and Welfare matters before the Court of Protection
You will work closely with the Council’s Children, Families and Well-being service and other services

The Person:

Someone who has 3+ years’ PQE in Adult Social Care Law and has dealt with matters dealing with the Care Act 2014; Court of Protection; Deprivation of Liberty; Judicial Review; Ordinary residence; Mental Health, Care Changes and Adult Social Care Debt Recovery
Someone who has an understanding of the structural framework of Local Authority Law and has ideally worked at a Local Authority before
Someone who is able to deal with their own caseload independently whilst also assisting others with theirs

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

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


  • Location: Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £40 - £55 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Posted: 23-Dec-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com