Childcare Solicitor, 3+ PQE – An excellent opportunity for a childcare solicitor, undertaking a legal aid funded caseload in a Lexcel accredited firm. Call us now on 0113 320 0575

JOB TITLE:                   Childcare Solicitor

PQE REQUIRED:         3+ years

LOCATION:                  Doncaster

SALARY:                      Competitive, commensurate on experience


As a childcare solicitor you will have full autonomy over your own caseload consisting of publically funded childcare cases. You can expect to be working on issues such as care proceedings, abduction, domestic abuse, grandparents’ rights, special guardianship orders and cases involving social services. It is expected that you will also play an active role in the childcare department’s marketing and business development activities.



We are interested in speaking to childcare or family solicitors with at least three years PQE and experience in handling legal aid funded childcare cases. Membership of the children’s panel would also be highly advantageous. Candidates must possess the empathetic abilities that the nature of this work calls for. A demonstrable desire to build upon the childcare team’s continuing success is also a must.



This established regional firm boasts not only a Lexcel accreditation but also an impressive reputation in the local market. Not only do they pride themselves on offering an unbeatable quality of service, they are also incredibly committed to social and corporate responsibility and as such are involved in a range of local initiatives and charities. As an employer they offer a diverse and inclusive working culture where hard working legal professionals are given all the resources they need to have the most successful career possible.

As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to Candidate Registration to register your interest for similar positions.

eNL follow strict best practice recruitment guidelines monitored by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

In addition, if you know anyone else that is interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

Contact Melanie Daly
melanie.daly@enllegal.co.uk0113 320 0575 / 0161 850 0745