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Housing Lawyer

  • Employer: Lewes and Eastbourne Councils
  • Reference: DCE/19/113879
  • Published: Wed 06/11/2019, 15:45 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 22/11/2019, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 22.5 hours per week
  • Salary: £28,210 - £30,187
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: East Sussex

Lewes and Eastbourne Councils manage a large number of tenancies across its social housing stock. To support our housing teams on legal issues, we are looking for a part-time housing lawyer to join the councils’ forward-thinking legal practice.

You will be:

  • Legally qualified, with a minimum 3 years’ PQE
  • Knowledgeable and enthusiastic about housing law
  • Able to advise on a wide range of housing tenancy matters, such as possessions, disrepair, antisocial behaviour and fraud; and on private sector housing standards
  • Competent and confident to appear in court on behalf of the councils
  • Someone who can build strong relations with colleagues, clients and councillors

In return, you will:

  • Be part of a modern legal practice
  • Be supported with your continuing professional development
  • Have an opportunity to increase the practice’s range of housing clients
  • Be part of a professional and friendly team
  • Benefit from flexible working

Interview date: 5 December 2019.

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  • Employer: Lewes and Eastbourne Councils
  • Reference: DCE/19/113879
  • Published: Wed 06/11/2019, 15:45 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 22/11/2019, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 22.5 hours per week
  • Salary: £28,210 - £30,187
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: East Sussex

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