Salary of £36,541 pa (if based in Nantgarw, South Wales) or £39,053 pa (if based in Stratford, London)
35 hours per week, fixed term for 6 months
Nantgarw, South Wales
We are looking for a lawyer to join us for a fixed period of 6 months to supervise the legal advice and information delivered by Mind’s Legal Line. Based in South Wales, the Legal Line provides advice and information to people with mental health problems, their families and carers, on the Mental Health Act 1983, the Mental Capacity Act 2005, human rights law, disability discrimination and the provision of community care services. You must be a qualified solicitor or barrister entitled to hold a practising certificate and have detailed knowledge and practical experience of at least one of these areas of law. The role may suit a newly qualified solicitor or barrister wishing to broaden their expertise or a lawyer seeking a secondment opportunity.
Closing date: Midday on 19th September 2016
To apply please visit www.mind.org.uk/jobs
Mind is an equal opportunities employer.
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