Two job ads

A Lambeth special this time – two jobs in the area.

Brixton Advice Centre (London)

Principal Solicitor – Housing

Hours: Full-time (part-time considered)

Salary: Up to £37,330 (incl ILW) depending on experience

The post attracts 30 days annual leave a year plus bank holidays.

We are seeking an experienced housing solicitor with at least 3 years PQE and with experience of supervising and managing casework under an LAA contract in Housing and Community Care.

The role requires the supervision and professional development of qualified and non-qualified legal advisors in the Housing and Community Care team. The Solicitor will be report to the Director and will play an active role in the leadership and future strategy of the Centre.

Please contact Patrick Torsney by email patrick@brixtonadvice.org.uk for an application pack

Closing date: 5 pm, 19 June 2015

Brixton Advice centre is an equal opportunities employer

Lambeth Law Centre

Locum Housing Solicitor /caseworker

Lambeth Law Centre is committed to providing high quality legal advice and representation.

We are recruiting for a locum housing solicitor or caseworker (preferably 5 days a week, but 4 days will be considered) to cover maternity leave.

The salary will be in the range of about £30,000 to £32,300 (full-time).

You will need to have experience of managing a caseload, providing housing advice and conducting litigation, and a track record of billing legal aid certificated and legal help work.

The locum post is likely to be for 12 months with the possibility of it being continued.


To request an application form, please email:

A completed application form is then to be submitted to that email or sent by post to:

Tara Malcolm
Lambeth Law Centre
Unit 4 The Co op Centre
11 Mowll Street
London SW9 6BG

If you have any queries about this locum position, please send your enquiry by email; or if you wish to discuss your query, please email your name and telephone number & request for a call, to: vgambling@lambethlawcentre.org

Lambeth Law Centre is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.



Giles Peaker is a solicitor and partner in the Housing and Public Law team at Anthony Gold Solicitors in South London. You can find him on Linkedin and on Twitter. Known as NL round these parts.


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