Coventry Law Centre

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Full Time Family Solicitor – Maternity Cover

Up to £31,942 37 depending on experience - 37 hours per week


We seek an experienced solicitor to manage a specialist Family advice caseload. This role is maternity cover.


Central England Law Centre is the UK’s largest Law Centre, with a national reputation for innovation and excellence in its legal practice. Following the opening of an office in Birmingham in late 2013, Coventry Law Centre agreed a change to its name to create Central England Law Centre, comprising two ‘operating organisations’: Coventry Law Centre, whose activities focus on Coventry and Warwickshire, and Birmingham Community Law Centre, whose activities focus on Birmingham.


This post is based at our Coventry Office.  Our Family service is financed by Legal Aid.  You will be providing maternity cover for a period of up to 12 months with the possibility of an extension.


You will work in our established and well respected Family advice team.  Join a team that is trying to make a difference.


This post is based at CELC’s main office, which is in Coventry city centre, 5 minutes from the railway station, and our terms and conditions include a 37 hour week for up to 12 months, 28 days holiday plus 8 statutory days, and pension scheme membership.


For an application pack please email Applications may be submitted by post or by email to


Closing date:  10am on the 16th of June 2017

Interviews:  26th of June 2017


We strive to be an equal opportunities employer. Our offices are wheelchair accessible. African-Caribbean people are under represented in our workforce and we particularly welcome applications from suitably qualified persons.