Senior Lawyer Taunton Here at Somerset County Council, we have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Lawyer to join our team. Based in Taunton, you will join us on a full time, permanent basis and in return, we are offering a competitive salary of £52,391 per annum.
A bit about us:
We are looking for a highly motivated Childrens Social Care Solicitor/FCILEx with experience in this area of practice to share the management of our legal Social Care team (Children). Additional skills in Adult Social Care or Education would be desirable.
We recognise the importance of a good balance between work and home life so we do everything we can to accommodate flexible working including some working from home, compressed hours, job shares and other arrangements. Please just let us know in your Senior Lawyer application or at any stage throughout the process (and beyond) if these are options youd like to explore.
A few things about our Senior Lawyer: You will be a confident communicator with excellent... organisational skills You will be required to work with a minimum of supervision and provide support to other members of the team You will have a flexible approach and a positive commitment to effective team working Local authority experience would be an advantage We will support you in your continuing professional development We pay for the annual practising certificates for our Solicitors
Why choose Somerset County Council?
We are proud to offer an environment that is supportive and rewarding, working as part of a team who are passionate about the work they do to improve the lives of people in Somerset. We offer great training and development opportunities, with supportive management. As well as this, we have some fantastic employee benefits available for our Senior Lawyer: We promote a healthy work-life balance and offer flexible working arrangements wherever possible, including working from home Generous annual leave allowance, with the opportunity to purchase additional leave Staff discounts in gyms Employee Assistance for the times you may need some support and a variety of employee wellbeing services Auto enrolment onto our generous Pension Scheme and optional pension enhancement through our Additional Voluntary Contribution scheme A Flexible Benefits Scheme via salary sacrifice to obtain a cycle for work, computers, mobile phones and health screenings My Staff Shop offering discounts in shops, online shopping, restaurants, cinema tickets, insurance benefits and more
If you feel you have the skills and experience to join us as our Senior Lawyer, then please click apply now, wed love to hear from you Taunton UK
Senior Lawyer Taunton Somerset County Council Taunton