Lambeth Law Centre Law Centre is seeking to appoint a Senior Solicitor to replace the current Senior Solicitor who is leaving the organisation after 7 years.
The Law Centre has 17 employees and provides substantive free legal advice and representation to individuals in the London Borough of Lambeth and neighboring boroughs. LLC holds Legal Aid Contracts in Housing, Immigration/Asylum, and Community Care Law and will shortly take up a Public Law Contract. The Law Centre also provides advice and representation in Debt, Welfare Benefits, and Employment.
LLC provides some outreach services and training to local advice and community groups. Apart from Legal Aid Agency funding it receives support from Lambeth Council, Capitalise and a number of charitable trusts. LLC holds the Lexcel Quality Mark.
The Senior Solicitor will provide overall direction to and supervision of the legal work of the Law Centre. They will provide line management to our Caseworkers directly and through a system of team leaders. They will take a leading role in developing the community work of the Law Centre.
They will also provide advice and casework in Housing and/or Community care, with the possibility of combining this work with one of the other areas of Law conducted by the Law Centre, and represent clients in courts and tribunals.
Salary offered is from £38,307 to £40,807 p.a., depending on experience.
Please apply for full details and an application pack to The Office Manager, Lambeth Law Centre, Unit 4 The Co op Centre, 11 Mowll Street, London SW9 6BG. Alternatively, call the Law Centre on telephone 020 7840 2008 or email them at email@example.com.
Closing date for completed applications: close of business on 7 September 2015.
Lambeth Law Centre is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.