Salary:£40,858-£42,806 Grade 38
For this role:
You will be mostly office based with some business travel.
What you'll be doing:
Advising officers and councillors on a range of legal issues relevant to local government functions, particularly property law.
Who we're looking for:
A highly competent and approachable lawyer to join our small, friendly legal team. To be successful in this role, you will need a thorough understanding and practical experience of contentious and non-contentious property matters and also the ability to advise on a range of local government law and procedural issues.
We value our staff and offer an excellent working environment, employee rewards and benefits include:
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- generous annual leave
- family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements
- Childcare Vouchers
- discounted gym membership at Teignbridge District Council Leisure Centres
- Cycle Scheme
- career development through professional learning and development.
As an Investors in People Gold Award holder and a Disability Confident Employer, we value diversity and celebrate individuality across our workforce. We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service provision and are only interested in your ability to do the job.
For an informal discussion, please contact Karen Trickey, Solicitor to the Council, on 01626 215520.