Solicitor Paralegal (Community Care)
Ref: SPCC | Salary: £Neg | Location: Southampton,Hampshire, UK | Posted: 03/01/2018
Solicitor / Paralegal for Community Care Southampton We have an exciting opportunity to join an expanding team in Southampton. Dedicated to providing legal advice and assistance to persons under a disability and in the later life sector in the field of Health and Social Care. You will ideally have some knowledge of Community Care / Public law (adults and children) and Court of Protection work. Experience in Mental Health matters, and Judicial Review is desirable but not essential. Suitable applicants will be responsible for conducting a varied caseload of matters on behalf of clients to include inter alia: • NHS Continuing Care claims • Personal Health budgets • Decision making - Health and welfare matters • Carers Assessments • Safeguarding issues • Mental Health aftercare • Disability discrimination cases • Rights to medical treatment • Health and Social Care provision • Housing You will have the ability to deal with clients in a sensitive and professional way and work well within a structured team environment. The employer is a leading UK law firm in the South, pushing the Top 100 with ambitious plans for growth and a reputation for doing things differently. With a strong culture of teamwork and a relentless focus on quality, believing that everyone counts.