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Jobs of the week

We are currently recruiting for a number of roles that may be of interest to you - please see below for our most exciting opportunities. Temporis are always interested in hearing from you, please get in touch or send us your CV and we'd be delighted to discuss our current
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Debt Recovery Specialist

London / Hybrid

Locum / Permanent

Long Term ongoing / Permanent

Temporis Legal Recruitment are delighted to be offering an amazing opportunity for a Debt Recovery Specialist! 

We are working with a brilliant London based firm who are looking for a locum to assist a well established team of solicitors with debt recovery matters, mainly working on behalf of local governments. 

The role is offered on a full time hybrid basis, but part time will also be considered. 

Secretary support is in place within the department as well as a great case management system. 

This role is for a minimum of 3 months whilst the firm recruit permanently. If permanent employment or temporary to permanent is of interest, we would also be very interested to speak to you! 

Brilliant hourly rates on offer. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Personal Injury Solicitor

Buckinghamshire

Long Term Locum

1 Year

Highly regarded firm are looking to recruit a personal injury specialist to provide long term locum cover from July.

Expected to last up to 12 months this is an excellent opportunity to secure a long term role.

The caseload consists of claimant PI matters with a focus on RTA and multi track claims.

Full or part time hours are available and the firm are happy to be flexible with working hours. Office attendance in Buckinghamshire is essential.

Friendly team, lovely location and long term role!

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Private Client Locum

North London

Locum

Long term - Ongoing

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced private client locum within the London area! 

Temporis Legal Recruitment are delighted to be working with a friendly North London based firm who are in need of ongoing support. 

The role is offered on an ongoing, long term basis, working within an established private client team. Caseload is a good mix of wills, LPA’s and probate. 

Flexible hours are available, both part and full time will be considered. 

Office presence is essential. 

Temporis have worked with this client for many years and they are fantastic to work with. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Legal Secretary

Hertfordshire

Permanent

Permanent

Temporis Legal Recruitment are delighted to be working with a friendly Hertford based firm who are looking for a legal secretary to join them on a permanent basis. 

The firm are ideally looking for someone to support them on a 3 or 4 day basis, to start as soon as possible. 

The successful candidate will be joining their residential conveyancing team, assisting 2 senior fee earners. 

Residential conveyancing experience is advantageous but not essential. 

Salary is dependant on experience. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Private Client Locum

Hampshire

Locum - Full time

May - September 2024

An amazing opportunity has become available for an experienced private client locum! 

Temporis Legal Recruitment are delighted to be working with a lovely Hampshire based firm who are looking for assistance within their private client department. 

The successful candidate must be happy to attend the office and be confident handling the full remit of a private client caseload. 

Both part and full time candidates will be considered. 

Experience with Leap case management is advantageous but not essential.

Local free parking is available, as well as secretary support. 

The role is to start in May 2024. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Family Locum Solicitor - Maternity Leave!

Surrey

Locum - Long Term

9 Months

A fantastic long term locum position has become available for a private family solicitor! 

Temporis Legal Recruitment are delighted to be able to offer this role on behalf of their long established client. 

A friendly Surrey based firm are requiring maternity leave cover from June 2024 – March 2025. 

The successful candidate will be experienced in private children matters, family and financial remedy cases. 

You will be working directly with the partner of the firm, as well as managing your own caseload and taking face to face meetings with clients. 

Both part time and full time candidates will be considered. 

Brilliant hourly rates on offer. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Private Client Fee Earner

East Sussex

Locum - Maternity Leave

Minimum 6 - 9 Months

An amazing opportunity has become available for an experienced private client locum!

A regional firm based in East Sussex are looking for a Private client locum to assist them on a long term basis due to maternity leave. 

The role is to begin in April 2024 and continue for a minimum of 6 – 9 months. 

Caseload consists of varied general private client matters including wills, probate and power of attorneys. 

The successful candidate will be part of a well established team including other fee earns and legal assistants. Secretary support is also provided. 

The firm are open to part and full time candidates and can be very flexible regarding which days are worked. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Residential Conveyancing

East Sussex

Locum

Various Dates

Temporis Legal Recruitment are excited to be working with an East Sussex based firm who are looking for a variety of holiday cover between May and October 2024. 

The successful candidate will be highly knowledgeable in the full remit of Residential Conveyancing, from inception to completion. 

The firm are offering excellent hourly rates and the opportunity to be their “go to locum” for any future bookings. 

If this role is of interest, please do get in contact. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Private Client Locum

North London

Locum

Ongoing

Temporis Legal Recruitment are delighted to be working with a friendly North London based firm who are looking for locum support within their private client department. 

The firm are looking for an experienced paralegal, fee earner or newly qualified solicitor to help with an influx of private client work. 

The caseload consists of general wills and LPA’s. 

This opportunity is offered on an ongoing locum basis, both full and part time candidates will be considered. Successful candidate must be happy going into the office. 

You will be part of a well established team, but in charge of your own general caseload. 

Competitive hourly rates on offer. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Commercial Property Locum

Gloucestershire

Locum

Maternity Leave

A well established firm based in Gloucestershire are looking for a commercial property locum to assist them on an ongoing basis. 

This position is long term due to maternity leave and sick leave.

The successful candidate will be confident will the full remit of commercial property matters. 

This brilliant opportunity is to start in March with office presence being a must – however, hybrid may be considered for the right candidate.

Excellent hourly rates on offer!

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Civil Litigation Locum Solicitor

Bedfordshire / Hybrid working

Locum

3 Months

Temporis Legal Recruitment are delighted to be assisting a friendly Bedfordshire based firm with their search for a litigation locum. 

The firm are looking for assistance due to long term staff illness – likely to be 3 months or more. 

Caseload is a general mix of civil and commercial litigation, including RTA, contentious probate, contract disputes, housing disputes, landlord and tenant matters. 

The successful candidate with have a broad knowledge of litigation and be comfortable managing their own caseload. 

Hybrid working is on offer with this fantastic firm!

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Heap on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Heap

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Childcare Locum Solicitor

Essex

Locum

2 weeks

Temporis Legal Recruitment are delighted to offer a 2 week cover for an experienced care locum solicitor. 

The dates required are from Monday 5th February – Friday 16th February 2024.

This friendly Essex based firm need short term cover due to holiday leave. 

The caseload consists of a mix of general care matters. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Williams on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Williams

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Private Family Locum

Hybrid / Manchester

Locum

Ongoing

An exciting opportunity for an experienced family locum! 

A Manchester based firm are looking for a family specialist to assist them due to an influx of work. Caseload is fully private family and includes; divorce, financial remedies and private children’s matters. 

Role is offered primarily as remote working, with the only exception being if an occasional court attendance is required. 

Both full and part time candidates will be considered. 

Please do reach out to Temporis Legal Recruitment if this role could be for you! 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Williams on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Williams

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Contentious Litigation Locum

Homeworking

Locum

3 Months

Temporis Legal Recruitment are pleased to be working with a friendly regional firm who required assistance in their litigation department. 

The successful candidate must have previous contentious probate experience as caseload includes will disputes and 1975 act claims. There are approximately 60-70 files to work. 

Role is 100% remote working and the firm is happy to provide IT equipment if needed.

Offered on either a part or full time basis – the role is very flexible and ongoing for 3 months. 

Brilliant hourly rates on offer! 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Williams on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Williams

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Family Law Locum - West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire

Locum

Min 3 months

Are you a Family Locum in need of a new challenge?

A fantastic position has become available for a reputable West Yorkshire firm, who require assistance in there family department. 

Caseload consists of both private family and legal aid matters – with the majority being private family. 

There is the opportunity of temp to perm with the role, but this is not a necessity. If a permanent role is not right for you, the locum role is long term, whilst the firm recruit.

The successful candidate will be happy to work in the office, ideally full time hours, but part time will also be considered for the right applicant. 

Excellent rates of pay on offer. 

For more information, and or to apply, please call Ceri Williams on 0203 096 0089

or alternatively email your CV to Ceri Williams

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