Lakhraj Rai -Senior Social Worker

November 24, 2016

Lakhraj attained a MA in Social Work and BA (Hons) in Youth and Community Work. She is a dedicated, empathic and resourceful professional with extensive experience of working with vulnerable children and families in need of high level support through life changes, trauma and welfare requirements using a skilled approach. Lakhraj has held a 13-year career in supporting and safeguarding children, working closely with families and professionals in a multi-disciplined setting. In 2012, Lakhraj worked with children, focusing on their needs in a foster or adoption setting, addressing and nurturing through life changes and emotional trauma and ensuring the correct match is made with a new family, whilst retaining links with the paternal family where suitable. This included responsibility for recruitment, assessment and training as part of a dedicated team approach.
Lakhraj is well versed and practised as a Senior Social Worker and for many years as well as being a Family Court Advisor for Cafcass. She has worked across both the private and public sector. Lakhraj is adept with applying a focused and analytical approach to all areas of her role.