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Social Care Law Paralegal

Organisation: Disability Law Service
35 hours per week
Location: Vauxhall, London (remote working from home initially)
Deadline: 30 November, 2021

We are a small but growing disabled persons charity with 75% of our disabled trustee members and over 50% of paid disabled staff.

We provide free legal advice to disabled people and their carers. Established in 1975 we provide advice covering employment, discrimination, welfare benefits, community care, housing and debt. We are also involved in advocating changes in laws and policies both at our own initiative and in support of other disability charities.

We are looking for a well-motivated professional individual to join our Legal Aid Community Care & Housing team and contribute to services and work done by Disability Law Service.

You will have excellent communication and practice support skills. You will be experienced in conducting legal research, drafting, interviewing, advising and negotiation. You will be eager to develop your skills and experience, and work as part of a team of professionals.

This position is for applicants who are disabled or care for a disabled person.

If you are interested in the above position and want to make a positive contribution to disabled people in England & Wales, please contact us with your CV and covering letter addressing how you meet the Person Specification.

The Job Description & Person Specification can be found at



Address: Disability Law Service,
The Foundry,
17 Oval Way,
SE11 5RR