Housing/Community Care Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 3895
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2021
  • Recruiter: Martin Pooley Associates
  • Location: North London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Housing, Litigation
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Martin Pooley
  • Email: martin@martinpooley.co.uk

Job Description

Housing/Community Care Lawyer

Our clients are seeking a specialist Housing/Community Care Lawyer. Their Community Care team provides advice and representation for people who need services themselves, and their carers, in the following areas:-

  • Failure to carry out a community care assessment and to provide adequate care needs following an assessment
  • Withdrawal and reduction of community care services.
  • Provision of after care services for those with mental health problems.
  • Housing issues,
  • Charging for health and community care services.
  • Closure of hospitals, care homes and day centres
  • Decision-making for patients lacking capacity.