Social Worker – LAC Team – London Borough of Redbridge

December 12, 2022
£32.4 / hour
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Winlight Recruitment are currently working with London Borough of Redbridge, who are looking for a Social Worker to work in the LAC Team.

Experience from the following teams would strongly be recommended to apply:

  • Child Protection
  • Looked After Children
  • Children with Disability
  • Court
  • Children in Need

Your main roles will include:

  • To support children and young people who are looked after – formulate, prepare and implement Care Plan and Pathway Plans
  • To initiate where necessary Care Proceedings, attend Court and represent the Local Authority
  • To prepare and present a range of reports, including reports for Court, Child Care Reviews, Professional and Planning meetings
  • Complete assessments for children, young people and their families
  • Prepare and implement plans for work with families based on the outcome of assessments
  • Involve children, young people, their families and other professionals in meetings and support them with decision making
  • To have knowledge of services relevant to individuals, families, carers, groups and communities
  • To work with children, young people and their families where reunification is the plan

You will need to have:

  • Social Work Degree
  • Registered with Social Work England


  • Offer Competitive Pay up to £32.44 p/h
  • Claim Your Business Miles


If you are considering relocating or temporary lodging for this assignment you should be able to find accommodation for a low price.

If you are interested in this role or looking for a different role as a Social Worker in the UK or Channel Islands, please contact Marketing at

Working with Winlight Recruitment offers you a number of benefits including:

  • Your own dedicated specialist consultant
  • Access to the widest variety of Social Work jobs across the UK.
  • Prompt and Reliable Payroll.
  • Free DBS and Compliance Service