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Assistant Lawyer (Housing and Litigation)

Salary details: £35991 - £38994

Organisation
Royal Borough of Greenwich
Reference
REC/18/00357
Salary Details
£35991 - £38994  
Additional Allowances
N/A
Location Postcode
SE18 6HQ
Job Term and Hours per Week
Permanent; 35
Closing Date
31 October 2018
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We are seeking an Assistant  Housing Lawyer to join our busy team dealing with a varied caseload and providing legal advice, support and representation to  the Council

The main work includes:-

  • Advising and providing legal representation to Tenancy and Housing Income Officers
  • Managing a varied caseload of possession proceedings, rent arrears and debt related matters.
  • Attending the County Court and Magistrates Court as the Council’s representative 
  • Attending the County Court and Magistrates Court as the advocate on behalf of the council

The successful candidate must be a qualified Solicitor, Barrister, Chartered Legal Executive or graduate able to demonstrate extensive advocacy experience and knowledge and experience of all aspects of Housing and Litigation.

 

Royal Borough of Greenwich values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this. We therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community.

Royal Borough of Greenwich reserves the right to close any vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date should there be a high volume of applications received.

All vacancies close at midnight unless otherwise stated