Head of Employment

  • Negotiable
  • Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Employment Solicitor to join a regionally renowned law firm in Sheffield city centre as their new Head of Employment.

This is a great opportunity to take a role at a well-established practice based in Sheffield inside a large and well-structured team. You will have the opportunity to develop your own skills as well as helping to develop the team with your own knowledge and skill-base. The team are steadily growing and have consistently had a high retention rate of their solicitors.

This role gives you the opportunity to work in a firm which produces high quality work for established clients covering both contentious and non-contentious practice. The work will be a mixture of respondent and claimant and you will have the opportunity to bring work in on your own account as well as servicing already existing clients of the firm, adding to the significant growth the team have already seen. There will also be a training element to this role including coaching and supporting more junior lawyers to be the best they can be and maintain the firm's fantastic reputation for developing high quality solicitors.

Our client is ideally looking for someone who is at a senior level and looking for a new and exciting challenge where they can take the step up into a position leading a department.

The firm pride themselves on their client facing work and understand there is a business or person behind every case. This ethos will be relayed to both the more junior lawyers within your team as well as the clients themselves, ensuring that the company culture is nurtured and extended.

This is an opportunity to embed yourself in a unique and forward-thinking law firm who pride themselves on both the treatment of their clients and colleagues, creating a fun and welcoming atmosphere for everyone to reap the benefits of.

If you would like to be considered for this Head of Employment role based in Leeds, please contact Jack Scarlott at Sacco Mann on 0113 467 9782 or another member of the Private Practice team.

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Jack Scarlott Consultant

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