Children’s Safeguarding Lawyer x 2

Job Title: Children’s Safeguarding Lawyer (two positions available)
Hours: Full-time, 37 hours per week
Location: Quattro, Buttermarket Street, WA1 2NH
Salary: GRADE 09 (£35,934 – £39,782), GRADE 10 (£40,760 – £43,662) Depending on experience
Application Closing: Saturday January 10 2021


This is an excellent opportunity for enthusiastic and able lawyers to join the in-house legal team at Warrington Borough Council. Based within Legal Services’ Safeguarding team you will primarily work in the area of child safeguarding.  The post involves significant levels of advocacy in the Single Family Court.

You will need excellent communication skills, team skills and the ability to interpret legislation in a common sense and practical manner, having due regard to the Council’s legal responsibilities.  We offer a supportive environment within a friendly and progressive, Family Law Awards shortlisted team with Lexcel accreditation.

For an informal discussion please contact Caroline Owen on 01925 442085 / 07919 558576

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

For further information including the Role Profile and details of how to apply, please visit us our website.