Solicitor

Organisation: Fylde Coast Advice & Legal Centre
37.5 hours per week
£28,000 + bonus
Location: Fylde Coast
Deadline: 30 September, 2018

The Centre is seeking a Solicitor to provide a social welfare law casework service under a Legal Aid Agency contract and also as part of the access to justice principle for members of the community.

The Solicitor will ideally already meet the LAA Supervisor standard for housing or is prepared to achieve that within a reasonable period of time.

Ideally we seek a full time Solicitor (but would consider part-time) who is PQE 3 years plus, and who also has excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and the drive to succeed!

Candidates must have the ability to build rapport with clients and empathise with their position.

They must also have a positive and professional demeanour, as well as the ability to network and identify social policy issues.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be required to:

Qualifications:

The salary offered is dependent on experience and applicant meeting the supervisor standard. There will also be a performance-based bonus applicable to the role.

FCALC is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from all who hold the required qualifications above.
 

Contact

Address: 43 General Street
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY1 1SG

E-mail: recruitment@fyldelegalcentre.co.uk

Tel: 01253 206 328