Practicus are partnering with a London based NHS Trust who are urgently seeking an experienced Legal Officer to step into a Head of legal role to provide advice and support to the organisation for legal claims that include clinical and non-clinical negligence cases.
Working a range of senior stakeholders at various levels, you will be instrumental in working across claims and legal disputes with a specific focus of clinical negligence. Interfacing with externals such as the NHSLA, you will be responsible for a collaborative approach to ensure the best outcome for the claimant and service involved.
You will need a proactive approach and excellent people skills with the ability to engage with clinicians and consultants across the organisation. We are looking for someone with a passion for legal services within the NHS.
* Experience in handling clinical negligence claims coupled with a legal background gained within the NHS
* Ability to work to tight deadlines in a fast-moving working environment
* Excellent stakeholder engagement skills at a senior/board level - credibility
* Excellent networking and relationship building skills to drive collaboration
* Team player who is self-efficient and demonstrates a collaborative approach
* Passion for delivery, willing to go the extra mile for the work at hand.
RATE: £35.90 - 42.34 per hour INSIDE IR35, 4 - 5 days (2 days remote)
START: May 2022
DURATION: 3 months
PLEASE SEND YOUR CV ASAP TO ANDREW PANOS, VIA THE APPLY NOW BUTTON, THANKS.
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