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    Employment Solicitor - Claimant (trade union)

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Employment
  • Location: Cheadle, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 23/02/2021
  • Job reference: 48465_1614070727

Employment Solicitor | Up to £35,000 | Greater Manchester / Liverpool

The Firm:

My Client is a nationally recognised practice for their dedication to the outstanding provision of legal services to Trade Unions, their members, and private individuals, they pride themselves on combining legal expertise with a common sense approach.

Duties & Responsibilities

This is a rare opportunity to work in an exclusively Claimant-focused environment and we are particularly interested in applications from confident self-starters who are not afraid to hit the ground running.

  • Providing advice on employment law issues
  • Settlement agreements
  • Drafting of policies and contracts
  • Disclosures
  • TUPE
  • Undertaking Advocacy at the Employment Tribunals

Key Skills & Experience

The firm is looking for a proactive Employment Solicitor with the ability to develop and maintain client relationships with a strong commercial mind set. Ideally, they are looking for someone who can manage their own caseload with light supervision.

It would be beneficial if the candidate has high level of academic attributes, a driven and professional manner, with bags of enthusiasm and strong organisational skills.

Advocacy is a strong advantage; it would be advantageous for you to have at least 2 years PQE or relevant previous experience within a respondent environment.


  • Salary is BOE but in the region of £30,000 - £35,000
  • Good Holiday allowance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Travel to work Scheme
  • Mental health support

If this role is of interest, please call Simon Scott on 01772 259121 or forward your most recent CV to

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