Broxtowe Borough Council

Job Title:Senior Solicitor/Legal Executive P/T
Location:Council Office, Beeston, Nottingham
Contract Length:Permanent
Hours:22 hours per week
Required Skills:Qualified Solicitor or Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives



£33,780 - £35,523 pro rata per annum

22 hours per week

This is an excellent opportunity for someone interested in a legal career in local government.

This role is for a Senior Solicitor/Legal Executive. The successful candidate must be well organised, articulate with good communication skills and willing to work as part of a team, although sufficiently able to carry their own case load. Experience in court advocacy is essential. Experience in the public sector is desirable although not essential. 

The areas of work covered in the role include:


  • Preparing and conducting both criminal and civil proceedings in the Magistrates Court and County Court.
  • Drafting and advising on planning enforcement, anti-social behaviour, licensing, employment and housing law issues.


  • Drafting land transfers, leases and other land law issues to include boundary disputes.


  • Attendance as adviser to Committees including Alcohol & Entertainment Committee and Licensing and Appeals Committee and Planning Committee etc

Are you ready for the challenge and do you want to join our exciting team of local government lawyers, if so please apply.

If you wish to discuss this post please contact the Head of Legal Services, Nicola Dumville on 0115 9173256.

Our preferred method for applying for jobs is online at (Please do not send CVs).

If this is not possible, application packs can be obtained by contacting the Recruitment Team, Human Resources Division on 0115 9173342 or 3372.


Please quote reference: L71

Closing Date: Wednesday 26 February 2020 at 5.00pm


Broxtowe Borough Council
Full Vacancy Details
Below are full details of the Vacancy.
Employer: Broxtowe Borough Council
Job Title: Senior Solicitor/Legal Executive P/T
Contract Length: Permanent
Closing Date: 2020-02-26
Hours: 22 hours per week
Required Skills: Qualified Solicitor or Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives
Practice Area: Nottingham
Location: Council Office, Beeston, Nottingham
Contact: Karen Alton
Fax: 0115 9173342
Reference No: V0181


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