Social Worker - Adults Community & Safeguarding

Location Berkshire
Salary £37 - £40.01 per hour
Discipline
  • To receive and respond suitably to contacts from people who need support and their carers.
    • To work with those people to identify how their needs affect them and what needs to happen to manage those needs.
    • To maximise the opportunities for vulnerable people to be in control of their lives and to live as independently as possible.
    • Where appropriate, to review those arrangements.
    • To undertake suitable work as required in relation to:
      • Safeguarding
      • Mental Capacity
      • Deprivation of Liberty
      • Assessment and management of risk.
      • CHC
    • To develop relevant expertise and knowledge appropriate to their role as a Social Worker.
    • To provide social work expertise to other team members and undertake supervisory responsibilities as directed by the Team Leader.
    • To apply best value principles.
    • To record all relevant details relating to their work.
To take an approach which prevents, reduces or delays the need for care and support