Essex Legal Services Summer 2021 virtual work experience

England, Essex, Chelmsford
Up to £1 per annum
19 May 2021
16 Jun 2021
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Essex Legal Services Summer 2021 virtual work experience

Graduate, Full Time

Location: Countywide

Closing Date: 7th June 2021

At Essex County Council (ECC), what we do impacts the lives of over 1.4 million people. From the safety of children to the independent lives of older residents, and from boosting quality of life through public health to the lasting regeneration of proud towns and cities - everything we do takes a pioneering and agile approach.

The legal service team (ELS) provide expert support to all parts of the council and to external customers. Leaders pride themselves on making this a great place for excellent professionals to work. Staff enjoy work that is challenging, varied and always interesting.

The service includes legal advice, the deputyships service, and the statutory decision-making process.

The Opportunity

Are you interested in a career within Public Sector Legal Services? Then why not apply for our Summer 2021 virtual work experience programme!

The virtual placement will take place between 19 and 23 July 2021.

The scheme will last one week, and you must be available each day between the hours of 10.00 - 16.15.

What you should do next

If you think you have the skills we are looking for and are interested in making your dreams a reality, we would love to hear from you. Please apply via the Working for Essex website.

Shortlisting of applications will take place immediately after the closing date of 7 June 2021. We aim to schedule virtual interviews in the week commencing 14 June 2021.

Legal and Assurance can offer some fantastic positions within vibrant and growing teams. You'll find an inclusive culture and a place where your opinion is valued. You can find out more about us and the work we do here:

The Council has developed a package of benefits that we hope resonates with you. You can find out more about our pay and reward offer on our

Essex County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.

We seek the best talent from the widest pool of people as diversity is key to our success.

If you have any queries regarding this opportunity, please contact the Entry to Work Team at or call us on 0333 013 5888.