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Independent Review Officer (IRO), Lambeth Council

  • Job reference: LIROC
  • Location: London
  • Job type: All
  • Area of Expertise: Management, Qualified Social Work
Job description: Independent Review Officer (IRO), Lambeth Council

Service Care Solutions are excited to be recruiting for an Independent review officer in Lambeth Council

The Independent Review officer role is full time - 35 hours per week and currently operates on a 3 month contract with a strong possibility of extension and rates up to £35p/h.

The IRO is to chair Statutory Review meetings for children looked after by Lambeth Council, to ensure that care plans are implemented, outcomes monitored and statutory obligations met. In carrying out this role, your IRO role will relate to the wider authority in its corporate parenting capacity, to the performance management function of the Directorate, and to social work staff and management.
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.
*Experience of working as a child protection chair/senior capacity.

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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