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LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer) - Waltham Forest

  • Salary: Up to £41 per hour
  • Location: Waltham Forest, London
  • Date posted: 07-06-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00005811_1559908964

A new Locum Social Work opportunity has arisen in Waltham Forest as they are looking for an experienced LADO and Safeguarding in Education Manager to join the Council.

Along with providing support and Safeguarding advice to colleagues, you will carry out designated tasks in Cooperation with Working Together. They are seeking someone with clear, extensive experience at Management level, and individuals who have excellent risk management skills to join their team on a Locum basis ASAP.

"Local area leaders have worked in a joined-up and effective way to tackle the three areas of weakness identified at the initial inspection. They are ambitious for children and young people, and there has been a strong, collective drive to improve the education, health and care outcomes this group of children and young people achieve." - Ofsted 2019.

The Council is continuing to rapidly improve the reach of its work and this makes Waltham Forest a brilliant service to join as you can be at the forefront of this improvement journey.

Waltham Forest is willing to offer £41 per hour to the right candidate, and they are happy to extend the Locum assignment if they are happy with the work provided.

Please do get in touch if you or someone you know would be interested in this role.

Benefits for you

  • Competitive pay compared to surrounding areas at £41 PH.
  • A Chance to join a rapidly improving team and service.
  • Chance to enhance new and existing skills at a service that is well-known for the impact of its work on its service users.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Good relationship building
  • Experience practicing Social Work in the UK.
  • Qualified Social Worker with Child protection experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of necessary Framework.

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant whose main concern is your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a "friend" or "colleague" looking for work

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively, you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Ethan Hancock on 0118 948 5555