The London Borough of Barking and Dagenham (LBBD) is among 18 local authorities (LA’s) signed up to the social care workplace race equality standard (WRES) initiative. The WRES has identified flawed and excluding systems where change is required. Read this personal view on what this endeavour could mean for respecting, celebrating and empowering our racially diverse care sector.
Charlotte currently practices as a permanent Team Manager in the Family Support and Safeguarding Service in Barking and Dagenham (LBBD). She has practiced within middle manager roles across many local authorities since 2008.