Legal Counsel- Employment

An established children’s charity are looking for a Legal counsel with a specialism in employment law to join their legal team, based in London.

As the Legal Counsel (Employment) you will be responsible for supporting the charity by leading on the delivery of employment law advice. You will provide subject matter expertise and legal support, with a focus on issues relating to employees, volunteers and contractors.

To be considered, you will be a qualified Solicitor in England and Wales with a minimum of 3 years PQE. Previous experience of employment law, including  employment litigation, preparing and handling employment tribunal cases, TUPE and strategic advice, is essential to the role. Previous experience of working within the charity sector is desirable.

On offer is a competitive salary and a range of benefits including generous holiday allowance, pension, hybrid working, employee assistance programme as well as a range of shopping and hotel discounts.


Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Louise Fussell

Louise Fussell

Manager - Legal Recruitment Public Sector, Charities & Not for Profits