Caseworker (Adults and Education/Private Law)

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Band E, SCP 18 - 26 (£29,269 - £33,945) per annum
Sandwell Council House, Freeth Street, Oldbury, B69 3DE
Job Type
Full Time

Sandwell is in the heart of the midlands and 10 minutes train ride from the centre of Birmingham and is a rapidly expanding, vibrant and diverse place to live, work and play. How better to contribute to our vision than through a unique and rewarding career with Sandwell? So, if you’re looking for an excellent benefits package and the chance to make a difference, this is the role for you.

The ideal candidate should have one year’s recent practical experience of working within a busy legal office supporting lawyers.  Local government experience would be an advantage due to the nature of the work although not essential. The case worker will have responsibility for co-ordination, preparation and monitoring of case files, preparation of bundles and have matters ready for court where necessary.  The post holder will be required to work alongside a team of lawyers and provide support in preparation of adult safeguarding, Education (SEND and Childcare matters.

This role would be suitable for someone who can demonstrate the ability to deal with a high and varied caseload, with excellent client care skills, and an eagerness to provide a high-quality service to our clients.

You must hold 5 GCSE’s or ‘O’ levels, grade C and above (or equivalent), including English Language as a minimum.


37 hours per week

We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications. Therefore, you are strongly advised to complete and return your application as soon as possible. When completing your application please refer to the supporting documents attached.

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This role expires 24/05/2024.
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