Senior Legal Assistant – Property & Planning

Grade/Salary Grade G SCP 20-25 £28,371 to £32,020 per annum (pay award pending)

Reference CR/23/243625

Closing Date 20th June 2023

Sefton is a diverse and exciting Borough where people can enjoy work/life balance. It encompasses world-renowned nature reserves, thriving business and retail centres, top class leisure facilities and some of the best agricultural land and countryside locations in the country. With excellent links to Manchester and Preston, it is a central location for accessing the whole of the UK by road, rail or air. From vibrant town centres, intimate commuter towns, beautiful villages and stunning countryside or coastal locations, anyone can find their perfect home in Sefton.

The team that you will join is, amongst other things, responsible for conveyancing, planning and highways for the Council. You have a Legal qualification such as CILEX or a law degree and / or experience of working in a legal practice. You will have experience of drafting property sales and purchases, leases, and licences, and may also extend into 106 planning agreements, and 278 or 38 highways agreements. You will have experience of working as part of a team, to assist others with administrative and professional work, to achieve team objectives.

Equal Opportunities

Please note that all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for these jobs (as given in the Person Specification) and who want to apply under the Disability Confident Scheme will be invited to interview.

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