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Solicitor - Planning and Highways

  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/1213/19938
  • Published: Mon 10/01/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 23/01/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37
  • Salary: £39,713 - £54,990 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: BN27 3HT

Job introduction

Hours of work: 37 hours per week.
Working pattern: Full time. Will consider applications for part time working
Location: 100% remote working applications considered

Closing date: Sunday 23 January 2022

For an informal discussion, please contact Joanna Hauge- Senior Solicitor 01273 481756.

About the role

East Sussex County Council requires a solicitor to join the Commercial & Environment Team within Legal Services. The applicant must have knowledge and experience of planning and highways law and practice. Some knowledge of property law is desirable but not essential. A friendly and helpful approach along with good communication skills is key to maintaining high quality client care.


Essential areas of practice will include:

  • Planning and highways – general advice
  • planning and highways legal agreements
  • Town & Village Green and Rights of Way.

A working knowledge of recent and forthcoming changes in this fast changing area of law is required.

Additional information

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to http://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check. Please note that we require evidence of an overseas police check if you have lived or worked abroad.

Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.

Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.

Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.

If you require any reasonable adjustments, due to disability, to enable you to participate fully in the process please contact the hiring manager on the contact details above.

Reasonable adjustments include things like an offline application form. If you would like to discuss your requirements further, please get in touch.

Company information

East Sussex County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit.

  

  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/1213/19938
  • Published: Mon 10/01/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 23/01/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37
  • Salary: £39,713 - £54,990 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: BN27 3HT