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Shelter

Housing Solicitor
£33,127 pa, plus excellent benefits
Sheffield

Closing date: 22 April 2014

We’re looking for an accomplished housing solicitor to deliver a specialist legal casework service in housing law, to represent homeless people or people in housing need.

If your experience of housing litigation includes issues such as homelessness, security of tenure and possession proceedings, consider a move to Shelter. We provide the ideal environment in which to use your expertise to deliver a specialist legal casework service in housing law.

Benefits include 30 days annual leave, the possibility of flexible working and significant opportunities for learning and development.

Your key responsibilities:

• Provide professional legal advice and … Read the full post

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SHELTER

General Counsel

£44,035 per annum, plus excellent benefits
London

Closing date: 15 April 2014

Interviews to be held Friday 2 May 2014 in London

We’re looking for an accomplished Solicitor with considerable post qualification experience gained in private practice or in-house, to take on the specialist role of General Counsel.

This new role will lead our in-house professional legal support function with responsibility for compliance and good practice and manage our specialist policy and casework and legal writing teams

This post will work closely with the National Legal Services Manager who manages the 100 fee earners and support staff, including 45 solicitors delivering high quality housing advice and litigation … Read the full post

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Hopkin Murray Beskine

Vacancy – Paralegal/Trainee Solicitor

Hopkin Murray Beskine are looking for a paralegal to assist in our busy housing and public law teams. The appointment will be for a fixed term of one year, with a view to a training contract commencing after a year if performance meets expectations.

We are a long established North London firm with clients from across London, who come to us because of our expertise in family, housing and public law. We continue to run a thriving legal aid practice in all our areas of work.

We are looking for candidates with an interest in and enthusiasm for public law and housing work.

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Mary Ward Legal Centre

Seeks a full-time Housing Solicitor to undertake a wide range of casework including defending possession proceedings, disrepair actions and homelessness appeals.

You will have a minimum of two years experience of housing law casework and representation and experience of working under a Legal Aid Contract. You must have an ability to manage a substantial caseload and achieve billing targets.

Salary: £31,748 to £37,672 depending on experience

Closing date: 14 March at 1pm.
Interviews to be held w/c 17 March

Details and application form from
www.marywardlegal.org.uk
Registered charity number 1024148.… Read the full post

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Job Ad

Shelter

Housing Advice, Support and Guidance Worker – Private Rented Sector
Liverpool
£23,611 per annum pro rata, 22.5 hrs per week

Closing date: 2 March 2014 (midnight)

We’re looking for a forward-thinking Advice, Support and Guidance Worker to help people with problems relating to housing.

Shelter Merseyside offer advice services to people from across Merseyside to people in housing need. Our Homelessness Prevention Team focus on offering people advice and support in finding and retaining accommodation, we also provide a guided self-help service via our Information & Resource Centre.

Benefits include 30 days annual leave, the possibility of flexible working and significant opportunities for learning and development.

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Job Ads

Two job ads.

Ealing Law Centre

Brilliant housing lawyer wanted

We are looking for someone exceptional to head up our housing and benefits work in London’s newest and most ambitious law centre.

Ealing Law Centre opened in April 2013, with Legal Aid contracts in immigration and housing. Since then, thanks to our fantastic Head of Immigration Solange Valdez, we have used our immigration contract as a base from which to develop a range of innovative services and strategic litigation which goes well beyond what is in scope for Legal Aid. We are looking for someone who can help us develop our housing/benefits operation in the same way.

You will need … Read the full post

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