Housing Solicitor

Hackney Community Law Centre
08/12/2014 - 05/01/2015

Are you an experienced and committed housing solicitor? Fancy working for a busy and award winning Law Centre? Want to work with friendly, hard working and award winning colleagues?

Then look no further because Hackney Community Law Centre is recruiting for a new Housing Solicitor!

The successful candidate will have specialist knowledge of housing law and public funding covering homelessness, possession proceedings and warrants and serious disrepair and experience of managing a caseload representing social housing tenants.

Their key duties will be:

  • To ensure compliance with the Solicitor Regulation Authority (SRA) requirements
  • To provide specialist casework and representation in housing law.
  • To ensure compliance with Legal Aid Agency contract and funding requiremets

Salary: £30,000–£32,000 p.a., subject to experience.

For an application pack please call 020 8985 5236 or email Bella Donnelly on bella@hclc.org.uk, stating clearly your email subject “Housing Recruitment.” 

For an informal discussion please telephone HCLC Manager Sean Canning on 0208 985 5236.

Closing date for applications is Monday 5 January 2015 at 5pm. 

25/11/2014 - 12/01/2015

Avon and Bristol Law Centre has a proud history of providing legal advice and representation to people most in need and an exciting future in developing its services and working with partner agencies.

ABLC is currently seeking an Immigration Solicitor/Caseworker with Law Society Level 2 accreditation to join its established team.

This post will be for a fixed term of 6 months, from March/April 2015 to September/October 2015. 

Hours and salary will be agreed by negotiation.

For further information and an application pack please CLICK HERE to download the documents from the ABLC website. Alternatively, please email mail@ablc.org.uk or telephone 0117 924 8662. 

Deadline for applications is 12 noon on 12 January 2015. Interviews will be held on 20 January 2015. 

Avon & Bristol Law Centre aims to be an equal opportunities employer.