O Tempora O More*

Older readers may recall the saga of Charles Henry & Co (aka Legal Action. No, not that Legal Action), the pretend solicitors, run by Kevin Gregory.  See chronologically here, here, here and here. That calamity is still playing out, with both Charles Henry/Legal Action and Augustine Housing Trust – Kevin Gregory’s other ‘legal’ charity – […]

Job Ad – Norwich

Shelter – Norwich Solicitor £28,471-£34,296 pa (depending on experience), plus excellent benefits Norwich Closing date: 14 February 2016 (Midnight) We’re looking for an accomplished housing solicitor or equivalent 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 […]

Job Ads. Newcastle & London

Shelter Managing Solicitor £43,128 pa plus excellent benefits London + Travel Closing date: 3 February 2016 (Midnight) We’re looking for an experienced Managing Solicitor who will successfully lead our London team in providing a viable, high quality legal service to homeless people and other people in housing need. Shelter Legal Services team has an enviable national […]

Job Ads – London various

Housing Advice, Support & Guidance Worker  £25,697-£26,697 pa plus excellent benefits Islington, London Closing date: Monday 1st February 2016 at 9am We’re looking for a results-driven individual with experience of providing specialist level housing advice to join us as a Housing Advice, Support & Guidance Worker and take on this challenging role focused on homelessness […]

Fugit inreparabile tempus*

As 2015 comes to a dark, stormy close, with the roof making ominous noises and the sofa surrounded by sandbags, it is with a grim inevitability that we come to the ‘end of year post’. The end of the year may customarily reek of gin and regrets, a time of self flagellation and half-formed vows […]

Job Ad, London Barrister

1MCB Chambers of John Benson QC is a progressive and multi-disciplinary set, committed to providing excellent representation to the most vulnerable members of society. We are actively seeking a barrister of over seven years’ call to join our expanding housing and community care team.  Successful applicants should expect to help with chambers’ expanding workload alongside […]

Job ad – North London

Hopkin Murray Beskine Vacancy – Paralegal/Trainee Solicitor Hopkin Murray Beskine are looking for a paralegal to assist in our busy housing, public law and/or family teams. 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 have […]

Job ad – central London

Helen Bamber Foundation Job title: Welfare and Housing Casework Coordinator Working hours: Full time, 40 hours per week Reporting to: Lead, Medico-Legal Services Location: Central London Contract: Permanent (following probationary period) Salary: £24,000 – £26,000 depending on experience. The Helen Bamber Foundation (HBF) is a human rights charity based in London which was founded in […]

Job Ad – S London

Philcox Gray We have a vacancy for: A Paralegal / Trainee Solicitor in our Housing Team Philcox Gray is a long established and well respected firm specialising in Housing & Public Law, Family & Childcare. We aim to provide high quality legal advice and representation to the local community. We wish to recruit a keen and […]

Job ad – N London

Anti Trafficking and Labour Exploitation Unit Job Title: Housing and Community Care Solicitor / Caseworker Salary:  £25,000 to £30,000 depending on experience Closing date:  9am on 4th January 2016 Interviews: week commencing 11th January 2016 Website: www.atleu.org.uk Location: London N7 7LL Contact: jamila@atleu.org.uk ATLEU is seeking a Housing Solicitor to join its expanding team. The […]