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Legal Executive

Contract Permanent
Hours 18.5 hours per week
Salary / pay £23,866 - £25,463 (pro rata)
Closing date Friday 19 October 2018 at 10am
Interview date Interviews will be held on 31 October or 1 November 2018
Department Governance

Job summary

To assist the Legal Services team to provide a comprehensive legal service across a range of District Council activities. You will have excellent communication skills and a good general knowledge of the law affecting local government. You should have previous local government experience, be able to work independently and be able to provide high quality advice and assistance to Officers and Members of the Council.

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  • unable to accept CVs in lieu of, or as part of, an application of employment and
  • unable to maintain a database of potential candidates so cannot accept or store applications or CVs submitted on a speculative basis.

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