Watson Ramsbottom Solicitors are looking to recruit a hardworking and enthusiastic solicitor or legal executive within our nationally renowned children department. This particular role will concentrate mainly on publicly funded children cases. Candidates should therefore be able to demonstrate knowledge and awareness around the Children Act, relevant legislation and legal aid and have experience of conducting their own advocacy.
This is an opportunity to join an award winning department with excellent long term prospects for the right candidate. A full driving licence and car is essential as is an ability to deal with complex and sometimes distressing cases. We are looking to recruit a well-organised self-starter who is keen to make a difference and able to meet targets
You will possess sound technical skills and working experience in business or individual capacity; you will be able to prioritise your workload in order to meet deadlines; be proficient in Microsoft Office and the use of case management software, you should be self-motivated, energetic and business minded, you will have excellent communication and client care skills; you will be pro-active, personable and have exceptional attention to detail.
We aim to respond to candidates within 7-10 days of receiving your application.
If you do not receive a response your application will have been unsuccessful but we would like to thank you for your time in applying to this post.
Please submit a cover letter and your most up to date CV