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About this job

PERMANENT: 37 hours per week (Part Time Considered) 
SALARY: £36,371 to £39,571
LOCATION: Tiverton

Are you a commercial property lawyer who would welcome being part of a small and friendly legal team?

Do you enjoy dealing with a wide of variety of property law work? 

Do you relish researching quirky points of law in response to professional client queries and making things happen?

Do you enjoy sharing your knowledge with colleagues as part of a drive to secure continuous improvement in your team’s service to in house clients?

If you do and have the enthusiasm to be part of:

  • a forward thinking council;
  • a legal service whose work involves multi million pound regeneration projects as well as more routine commercial and residential property transactions; and
  • a professional legal team which supports its colleagues and clients

this is the job for you!  If you are successful in your application, we can offer you the opportunity to work from home (with some office work when needed), full or part time hours of work, flexi time, above statutory holiday entitlement and a generous local government pension scheme.

To find out more

For an informal discussion about the role, please call Maria de Leiburne Operations Manager for Legal and Monitoring on 07977 929070.

For full details please read the Job Description and Person Specification - Solicitor Job Description.

The Job Description refers to the level of competencies required for this post. For an explanation of what this means, please see Core Competencies.

A satisfactory basic disclosure check and three years complete employment history will be requested in the event of you being offered the position.

How to apply

Please download and complete our Job Application Form and send to Opportunities@middevon.gov.uk. Alternatively, print and send by post to:

Human Resources
Mid Devon District Council
Phoenix House
Phoenix Lane
Tiverton, Devon
EX16 6PP

Please remember to quote the following post and vacancy numbers:

CLOSING DATE: 30 May 2022 at 1:00pm
POST NUMBER: DL02
VACANCY NUMBER: 2022037

MDDC reserves the right to close this vacancy early. We therefore encourage early applications.

We're committed to Equality of Opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

If we've not contacted you within two weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for showing an interest in this vacancy and we wish you every success with your on-going job search.

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