Senior Solicitor (Team Manager), Housing & Litigation, Newcastle City Council

Senior Solicitor (Team Manager), Housing & Litigation, Newcastle City Council

Date Added

20 February 2020

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Location

Newcastle upon Tyne

Salary

£46,561 - £49,575

Description

We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated solicitor or barrister to fill this permanent post within Legal Services.

The main areas of work covered by the team are: (1) housing and anti-social behaviour; (2) public health and regulatory law; (3) licensing; and (4) civil litigation and criminal prosecutions

As Team Manager, you must have extensive recent experience of at least one of the areas of practice set out above and experience of at least one other of those areas.

Applicants for the above post will also ideally have recent experience of managing or supervising staff. You will lead, manage and encourage the Team to provide an efficient and cost-effective service.

You must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to develop strong working relationships with a range of internal and external partners

How To Apply

Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk, select 'Apply Now' and complete our online application form.