Managing Solicitor – Hackney
Region South and Eastern Counties
Closing date: 9th December 2013 at midnight
We’re looking for a talented Managing Solicitor who will successfully lead two of our London teams in providing a viable, high quality legal service to homeless people and other people in housing need.
If you have substantial post qualification experience of legal aid and housing litigation, consider a move to Shelter – one of the UK’s leading housing charities. You’ll be part of our wider London and national Legal Services and play a major role in the strategic direction of our legal services nationally.
Benefits include 30 … Read the full post
Greenwich Housing Rights – Housing Solicitor
Greenwich Housing Rights seeks a 3+ years PQE Housing Solicitor to join our specialist casework team. Working alongside our Supervising Housing Solicitor and team of caseworkers, you’ll take a leading role in developing our legal aid and duty representation services.
Experience of running a busy publicly-funded caseload and of casework supervision is essential. Experience of community care and public law will be an advantage.
Salary: £32,000 p.a. + 5% pension contribution
Closing date for applications: 12.00 pm, Friday, 6 December 2013.
Interviews: Week commencing 16 December 2013.
To apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 8854 8848 to request an application pack. If you … Read the full post
Knox Ellis Solicitors are a niche housing firm based in Manchester who undertake work for social landlords.
We require a Solicitor, preferably 1-3 years PQE, to enable our plans for expansion. We are looking for an individual who is committed to social housing, hard-working and keen to develop their career. A desire to undertake advocacy is an advantage. Please send covering letter (including salary expectations) and CV to Sarah Ellis – email@example.com by 4pm Monday 18th November 2013.… Read the full post
Housing, Specialist Support Officer – full or part time
Are you looking for a rewarding role where you can use your specialist Housing experience and skills to make a real difference?
To succeed you will need a comprehensive knowledge of law and practice relating to housing (tenant & homeowner), including casework and advocacy experience.
You will be involved in delivering consultancy, and in developing an agency’s housing advice and good practice. Supporting advisers, producing training, information resources and writing material for our magazine and other publications will also be key elements of the role.
We need a highly effective communicator to act as a national specialist on housing, … Read the full post
SURREY LAW CENTRE are seeking a newly qualified – 3 years PQE housing solicitor and/or experienced caseworker to work in our social welfare law team. Additional experience in family and or welfare benefits an advantage.
The successful candidate will be able to work with minimum supervision dealing with an interesting and varied caseload.
To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to Laura Melbourne by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Housing, Specialist Support Officer
The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing information and advice, and by influencing policymakers. At national Citizens Advice we work in close partnership with bureaux to ensure an effective and high quality service for all.
The National Homelessness Advice Service (NHAS) has been in existence for 20+ years and is funded by the Department of Communities and Local Government, to provide consultancy, training and support to frontline advisers. The service is a partnership between Citizens Advice and Shelter. The post holder will be working with the current Citizens Advice NHAS Housing Specialist Support Officer team.
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Tower Hamlets Law Centre – Housing/Community Care Solicitor (Supervisor Post)
Closing Date at 5pm on Thursday 26th September 2013
Tower Hamlets Law Centre is seeking a skilled Housing/Community Care Solicitor supervisor to join its busy Housing team.
Successful applicants will need to have the required skills as a Housing practitioner and supervisor, a range of effective communication skills and experience of working with clients in a Legal Aid environment, delivering housing law services to people in need. The successful applicant will also be required to supervise a small Community Care contract.
Please email email@example.com for an application pack or call 020 7247 8998.
The Law Centre aims to be an … Read the full post