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Legal Executive

Salary details: £32234 - £34728

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Department
Ashfield District Council
Reference
ADC1001
Salary details
£32234 - £34728 
Job term
Full Time
Hours
37
Closing Date
25 January 2021
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We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated qualified lawyer to join our legal team providing legal services to the Ashfield and Mansfield Shared Legal Service across all functions of each Council (Ashfield District Council and Mansfield District Council).

You will be a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives, have experience in providing legal advice and knowledge of the legislation governing local government. You should have excellent human resource skills. Applicants must have highly developed written and oral communication skills. 

This is a role with a strong focus on both criminal and civil litigation matters in a local authority context. The successful candidate will have experience of dealing with a wide variety of litigious matters, for instance housing and anti-social behaviour, debt recovery, prosecutions, together with excellent advocacy skills.

Interview date:    w/c 1st February, 2021

Ashfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community.