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Experienced Family Solicitor/Legal Executive 
Derby – Hybrid remote or fully office based. 
The successful candidate will ideally have 2-5 years PQE and: 
• Must have excellent client care skills and experience in a range of private and legally aided family law work including divorce, separation, children, financial matters etc. 
• Be pro-active and able to successfully manage an independent caseload and conduct advocacy confidently. 
• Ideally be a member of Law Society Children or Family Law Panel (but applicants who are keen to work towards membership will be considered). 
You will be joining an established, supportive and friendly Firm, carrying out both private and legally aided work. Our usual office hours are 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday. However, flexible/hybrid working arrangements and full and part-time hours are available. 
Salary dependent upon experience. Generous holiday allowance. Competitive bonus and pension scheme, and good prospects. 
Please forward full CV and covering letter, including details of current salary and notice period, in confidence to: Fiona Haskew, Practice Manager, Wykes O’Donnell Williams, 10/12 St James Street, Derby, DE1 1RL, or by email to: by 1 December 2023. 
Wykes O’Donnell Williams is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. For an informal discussion, or to request a reasonable adjustment in relation to your application, please telephone Fiona on 01332 340349. 
Posted 24/09/23 
We are a well established law firm looking to recruit a full time 
Secretary/Admin Assistant for our Probate Department. 
This vacancy will suit someone who is seeking to gain experience 
and to build up their secretarial and administrative skills. The role 
will include varied administrative duties to assist and support the 
smooth running of the department together with reception work. 
The successful candidate will be expected in time to be able to carry out 
duties using their own initiative. Support and training will be given. 
For job description and application form please contact: 
Mr M Zolkiewicz 
Eddowes Waldron Solicitors 
12 St Peters Churchyard 
DE1 1TZ 
Closing date for application is 18th July 2023. 
Posted 03/07/23 
We are a well-established Law Firm looking to recruit a 
Secretary with some legal experience. 
The post is for 35 hours a week (although part-time would be considered), with salary depending on experience. The role will include audio typing, word processing, diary management, telephone work, general administrative duties and some relief receptionist work. 
The successful candidate will be expected in time to carry out 
duties using their own initiative. Support and training will be given. 
For job description and application form please contact: 
Mr M Zolkiewicz 
Eddowes Waldron Solicitors 
12 St Peters Churchyard 
DE1 1TZ 
Closing date for application is 9am on Tuesday 18th July 2023. 
posted 03/07/23 
Housing Caseworker 
Salary scale – £27,852 to £34,723 (SCP 19 to 28), starting salaries based on applicants experience and qualifications. Amounts are subject to an annual increase. 
Contract – 35 hours 
Duration – Permanent 
Job Share – Not suitable 
Application deadline: 12noon Friday 15th September 2023 
Interview date: Friday 22nd September 
A vacancy has arisen for a housing caseworker to join the active and experienced team at Derbyshire Law Centre. We are looking for someone who can start immediately. The role is suitable for both an experienced housing caseworker, solicitor, legal executive with ALS accreditation or someone at the start of their career in Law. Work will be allocated as per your experience, with the salary reflecting this. You will be supported to develop your skills. Candidates who have completed or who are working towards the LPC would be welcomed as would candidates with a law degree or post graduate legal qualification, as well as Solicitors or Legal Executives. 
• 32 days' annual leave, plus minimum 12 days bank holidays (Pro rata if job share) 
• Flexible working arrangements, including TOIL (Time Off in Lieu) and hybrid working 
• Family friendly policies 
• Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contribution at 8% 
• Access to Employee Assistance Scheme 
• Casual smart dress code 
We are a leading Law Centre providing specialist legal advice to communities across Derbyshire. We are adaptive, innovative, and energetic, with a collective management structure and multiple funding streams. 
Job role 
The role requires a good knowledge of housing law. You must have a willingness to set up and take part in outreach sessions and undertake home visits, whilst being able to work with and advise the public by phone, virtually, in person and in writing. 
This post is part of the Collective Management structure, who have day to day responsibilities for the running of the charity, therefore experience of day-to-day decision-making responsibilities would be advantageous. 
Location of post 
The post involves working on project funded work in Erewash and therefore requires 2 days a week in Erewash Borough Council offices in Ilkeston. The remaining days will be at the Chesterfield office or home-working, upon completion of the 3-month probation period. 
We work a hybrid system where the initial 3 months of the 6-month probation period will be worked from the office. On completion of a 3-month assessment, full time staff are only required to work 3 days per week from the office. 
Required Education, Skills, and Qualifications 
Applicants should have experience of providing legal advice across a variety of platforms. Due to the structure of the organisation, the role title will be caseworker, however, it is suitable for a Solicitor or Legal Executive. Experience of managing staff/volunteers and management in a voluntary setting would also be very welcome. 
• Organisation 
Derbyshire Law Centre is a registered not-for-profit legal charity whose mission is to increase access to justice for disadvantaged individuals and communities by providing quality assured, accessible, free, and local cost legal advice, 1-2-1 support, information and representation to individuals and groups across Derbyshire. The Law Centre was formed in 1989 and has enjoyed support from the public and voluntary sectors and communities across the county. 
Full information pack available through Derbyshire Law Centre website, under news and events section. 
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Posted 01/09/23 
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