- S628-22 (E) Solicitor Operational Policing LC9-11

HQ Legal Services Division
HQ Legal Services Solicitor Team
Hutton Headquarters
Not applicable
LC 9, LC 11
£35,223 - £47,496
Full Time
37
Permanent
Lancashire Constabulary’s Legal Services Solicitor Team is seeking a Solicitor - Operational Policing to be based at Hutton Headquarters.

The purpose of the Team is to provide a comprehensive legal service to the Constabulary and the Police and Crime Commissioner.

Duties include:-

• Working alongside Police officers and Staff to seek opportunities for, and advise upon, the full range of Civil Preventative Orders, available to Police Forces, to protect the vulnerable and safeguard communities, including Sexual Risk Orders, Anti-Social Behaviour Injunctions, and Stalking Protection Orders, amongst others.

• Providing advice and support where a Civil Preventative Order (eg Domestic Violence Protection Order) has been breached, including Court attendance when required

• Providing legal advice to Police Officers regarding Operational tactics and options, when requested

• Developing close working relationships with Police Officers/Staff, and Partner Agencies, to identify individuals whose behaviour is giving cause for concern

• Representing the Chief Constable at Court hearings


We offer a wide range of additional benefits such as 29 days annual leave, a flexi scheme, free onsite parking, site is accessible by public transport, Local Government Pension Scheme, 2 onsite canteens, cycle to work, memberships to staff associations, option to join the Sports and Social Club who provide an onsite gym and other sports clubs and access to many local and national employee discounts.

For further details around Benefits at Lancashire Constabulary please copy and paste the below link into your browser.

https://joinus.lancashire.police.uk/why-lancashire/


Further details of the requirements and duties of the post can be found on the attached Role Profile.


Please note, as a condition of your appointment you must undergo and pass MV Vetting.
Please be aware there is a minimum 5 year UK residency required for Management Vetting.

Before you complete the online application, we would advise you to read the attached Information and Guidance documents.

THE CLOSING DATE FOR THIS VACANCY IS 8th JANUARY 2023 AT 12PM.

This opportunity is closed to applications.