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Job ad: Kent

Shepway Citizens Advice

Solicitor Job Vacancy 

Position: Solicitor

Location: Folkestone

Closing date: 1st April 2021

Salary: £35,000 – £40,000 (dependent on experience).

Hours per week: 37/Negotiable

Type of contract: Permanent, subject to LAA funding and contract requirements being met.

Interview date: w/b 5th April 2021

How to apply: to request a job pack email:

This is an exciting opportunity for a Solicitor to join us. Delivering specialist Housing advice and leading our Housing team, you should have a minimum of 3 years PQE and preferably housing law experience and experience of working under a Legal Aid contract. Based in Folkestone, but with some travel across East Kent, the focus of this post is to provide a high quality housing advice, casework and representation service to clients across Folkestone & Hythe and East Kent under our Legal Aid contract. This includes representing clients in court. This is a key role within our service which also delivers high level debt and benefits advice and assistance as well as advice in a wide range of other areas.

Citizens Advice Shepway helps people resolve their legal, money, housing and other problems by providing free, independent, confidential and impartial information and advice. We value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination.

For an application pack email: or telephone 01303 661020.



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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