Social Worker Adult MASH

Location Dudley
Salary £22 per hour
To work in the Adult Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (Adult MASH)
  • To ensure appropriate implementation of West Midlands Adult Safeguarding Procedures and of the local MBC Adult Safeguarding procedures.
  • Highlight and assess risk and reduce/prevent harm or abuse.
  • Ensure the individual is made safe if immediate risk identified
  • Carry out duty senior function for safeguarding contacts, prioritising and determining the nature of our response.
  • Completion of lateral checks, determination of level of risk and priority of response Discussion and information gathering with partner agencies
  • Making referrals and signposting as appropriate Determining whether the threshold for a enquiry under Section 42 of the care act is met.
  • Attendance at MARAC representing adult care teams
  • Attendance at other meetings where required such as Board sub groups and other information sharing meetings with partners.
  • Contribution to and deputising for Assistant Team Managers in authorising decisions and other duties where required.
  • Arrangement of, and particpation in urgent planning meetings Undertaking some safeguarding enquiries and monitoring of enquiries being undertaken by partner agencies.
  • Duty visits as directed by Assistant Team Managers.