Legal Officer

Posted 14 May 2024
Salary £23.51 per hour via an umbrella company
Job type Temporary
Discipline Legal & Governance Recruitment
Contact NameKatrina Nielsen

Job description

We are currently partnering with a public sector organisation based in Coventry, who are recruiting for a Legal Officer to join their growing team on an initial 2-month locum basis.

This is a full-time position offering £23.51 per hour via an umbrella company, and they are looking for someone to start as soon as possible to support with an increased workload in the team.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Supporting the delivery of legal and case management support for the organisation’s Adult Social Care and Education departments
  • Drafting documentation including court papers, letters, reports and statements
  • Considering and providing advice to the client department on documentation prepared
  • Identifying and obtaining witness statements and other evidence

Experience required:

  • Experience required within the public sector
  • Experience in Adult Social Care/Education is desirable

Working hours:

  • 35 hours per week
  • Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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