SOUTH WEST LONDON LAW CENTRES
Legal Action for Local Communities
JOB ADVERT – Housing Caseworker / Solicitor
South West London Law Centres (SWLLC), one of the largest and most progressive Law Centres in the country, is seeking two Community Care and Housing Solicitor/Caseworker to be based in either of offices in Kingston or Wandsworth.
We are looking to expand our capacity to undertake community care casework and there is considerable demand for housing work. There are currently 11 solicitors in the housing team and one trainee. One of the solicitors also undertakes community care casework. We run a wide range of housing and community care cases covered by Legal Aid including a significant amount of representation work as part of the housing court duty schemes. We are considering looking further at a range of fixed fees and conditional fee agreements for areas that have now gone out of scope of Legal Aid.
Community Care & Housing Solicitor / Caseworker
We are looking to expand our team and are willing to consider applicants at the start of their career as well as those with significant experience.
Salary: Up to £33,510 p.a (NJC Scale 35 including Inner London) depending on experience
Reports to: Team Leader
Based at: Wandsworth or Kingston. Travel will be required to Croydon for Court Duty.
The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 29th January 2018. Please visit http://www.swllc.org/solicitor.phpfor more details.