South West London Law Centres (SWLLC), one of the largest and most progressive Law Centres in the country, is seeking a Community Care and Housing Solicitor/Caseworker to be based in our Wandsworth Branch with some outreach in our other offices.
We are looking to expand our capacity to undertake community care casework and there is considerable demand for housing work. There are currently 11 solicitors in the housing team and one trainee. One of the solicitors also undertakes community care casework. We run a wide range of housing and community care cases covered by Legal Aid including a significant amount of representation work as part of the housing court duty schemes. We are considering looking further at a range of fixed fees and conditional fee agreements for areas that have now gone out of scope of Legal Aid.
Community Care & Housing Solicitor / Caseworker
We are looking to expand our team and are willing to consider applicants at the start of their career as well as those with significant experience.
Salary: Up to £33,510 p.a (NJC Scale 35 including Inner London) depending on experience
Reports to: Team Leader
Based at: Wandsworth with duty at courts in Kingston, Wandsworth and Croydon
The closing date for the post 12pm on Tuesday 24th May 2016 with interviews soon after. The post is available for an immediate start. If you would like to discuss the post further, please email email@example.com. Applications should be made on our application form available below.