VACANCY: Head of Office (CLAO Aberdeen)

The Civil Legal Assistance Office (CLAO) is looking for a solicitor to head our Aberdeen office who will manage a small team of solicitors as well as carry a caseload.

Concentrating on the rights of people who are disadvantaged our Aberdeen office represents people in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire. We work closely with other advice providers and support agencies as part of our work to triage and refer some cases to other solicitors, advisors or support organisations.

You and your team will carry a demanding caseload comprised mainly of Children’s cases in the courts and Children’s hearings and publicly funded housing law (repossession; homelessness; unlawful eviction; disrepair).

In return our benefits package includes a competitive holiday entitlement and a contributory defined benefit pension scheme. Relocation expenses may also be available in some circumstances.

Find out more and how to apply here. The deadline for applications is Monday 21 January.