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Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO), Lewisham Council

Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO), Lewisham Council

Service Care Solutions are excited to be recruiting for a LADO in Lewisham.

The Local Authority Designated Officer role is full time - 35 hours per week and currently operates on a 6 month contract with a strong possibility of extension and rates up to £40.

You LADO role consist of:

, Chairing individual Child Protection conferences
, Providing advice, information and guidance to employers and voluntary organisations around allegations and concerns
, Monitoring the progress of cases to ensure they are dealt with as quickly as possible.
, Ensuring there is a consistent, fair and thorough process for all adults working with children and young people against whom an allegation is made.
, Ensuring the child's voice is heard and that they are safeguarded

Essential social work requirements for this role include:

, HCPC registration
, A degree or masters in Social Work (or any other recognized equivalent qualification)
, 2 years minimum experience in post qualified Children's Social Work.
, Previous LADO experience is essential.

Working With Service Care Solutions offers more benefits than most -

, Help towards your HCPC registration
, Contribute financially towards any relevant training (BIA, ABE, Report writing, Court reports etc)
, Compile and fund all of your compliance
, I will let you know prior to jobs going live about any vacancies that may be of interest to you, letting you have the best chance of getting the best contracts!
, Loyalty & Reward Scheme- Available after 6 months of placement - (this includes free Electronics, Household appliances and many more items)
, Referral Bonus - If you refer candidates to myself I will also personally offer you £250 per person placed into work with no cap! It has been known for Social workers to make up to £1500 per month through referrals alone.

, Process DBS free of charge
, Training offered for CPD

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Khalsa at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 964 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of any Social Workers who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed
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