Lawyer - Adult Social Care - Kingston Upon Thames
Employer: Surrey County Council
- Reference: SCC/17/43057
- Published on: Wed 13/09/2017 14:40 PM
- Closing on: Sun 01/10/2017 23:55 PM
- Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time, Permanent
- Hours: 36 hours per week.
- Salary: £38,313 per annum for 36 hours per week
- DBS Check: No
- Location: County Hall, Penryhn Road, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2DN.
£38,313 per annum for 36 hours per week based at County Hall, Penrhyn Road, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 2DN. This position is based inside one of our main area offices, click HERE to see a 360 degree view of the building and surrounding area along with a view of the reception.
Flexible working supported where possible, laptop and mobile supplied. 24 days annual leave, local government salary-related pension offered, discounted child care vouchers as well as the option to join the car lease scheme. For more information, please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.
At Surrey County Council we are looking to consolidate our successful adults, education, litigation and employment team with the recruitment of an experienced adults lawyer.
We are looking for a flexible, motivated and ambitious colleague to join our progressive service, which has been working in partnership with legal services in Brighton & Hove City Council, East Sussex County Council and West Sussex County Council as Orbis Public Law. The vision is to create ‘A single, resilient, sustainable cost effective legal service with a public service ethos with an ability and ambition to grow’.
This partnership creates one of the largest public sector legal services in the UK and presents unrivalled opportunities to share our knowledge, experience and understanding across teams and Authorities.
You’ll be passionate about working as part of a team that delivers timely, clear and effective legal advice, representation and assistance to the Council, its partner authorities and clients served by Orbis Public Law. You will be expected to contribute to the wider service alongside conducting a quality caseload of adults matters. Recent legal experience, either in-house or in private practice is essential.
In return we offer a positive flexible working environment, personal and professional development opportunities, enthusiastic colleagues, passionate about the work that they do and a competitive remuneration package.
The job advert closes at 23:59 on 01 October 2017
Interviews will take place on 09,10 and 11 October 2017
Please note, if access to the GCSX (PSN) network is required for this role, a Basic Disclosure (DBS check) will be required to meet the Government Baseline Personnel Security Standards.