- Suffolk County Council
- Place of work:
- Constantine House, Ipswich
- Salary details:
- £48,275 pro rata for part time hours
- Job term:
- Full Time
- 37 per week
- Closing date:
- 19 January 2020 11:30 PM
Post 1: Permanent.
Post 2: Fixed term for up to 12 months (maternity cover).
Please state in your application which position/s you would prefer.
Are you a qualified lawyer with demonstrable experience in employment law, preparing and presenting complex legal cases before an Employment Tribunal using your specialist high level advocacy skills? Yes, then read on.
We need two lawyers to provide outstanding customer-focused legal advice in relation to a wide range of employment matters. You will conduct and advise on cases from start to finish in the Employment Tribunal, grievances and general HR matters, managing your own caseload.
We have an experienced, Lexcel accredited legal team, delivering high-quality legal services to the county council and other organisations, providing a flexible and dynamic service which is capable of responding quickly to new initiatives and changing priorities. You will be a key player in achieving this aim.
We can offer flexible working, improved work-life balance and a great team to work with.
This organisation positively encourages the use of technology to communicate and engage, but on occasions there may be a requirement for you to travel using reasonable and suitable means available to you and agreed by the authority.
For an informal discussion please contact Nigel Inniss, Head of Legal Services on (01473) 264236.
Please read the Job and Person Profile before applying for this job.
This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts. We are also committed to flexible working. For the types of flexible or part time working available for specific roles, please see the Job and Person Profile. Suffolk County Council - welcoming diversity.