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Solicitor – Public Protection and Employment Team

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Contract Type:
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Full time
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Closed for applications on 16/07/2019 23:59
Grade 9 (SCP 37-41) £39,782 - £43,662
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Civic Centre
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Job details 

Closing date:
16 Jul

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

An exciting opportunity have arisen within our Public Protection and Employment Team.

A qualified solicitor is required to join the Council’s Law and Governance Team in order to provide advice and support to the Council and external clients in relation to a broad and varied caseload.

The current post-holder undertakes licensing, prosecutions and education legal work. However, arrangements in relation to the areas of practice and caseload of the successful candidate will depend upon their legal background to date. In that connection, experience of dealing with any one or more of the following areas is desirable:- anti-social behaviour; education, including special educational needs; environmental protection; housing and housing standards; licensing; prosecutions; public health and trading standards.

Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for full details of the requirements of the post.

For an informal discussion please contact the Recruiting Manager Elaine Waugh on 0191 5611053 or email Elaine.waugh@sunderland.gov.uk

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

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