Social Worker (Adults)-Front Line

Location Wrexham
Salary £39.00 - £41.00 per hour
The Single Point of Access Team are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic social worker to undertake duty enquires and assessments as part of a busy front line team.
Adults SPOA/IRT, are the first point of contact for referrals to Adult Social Care in Wrexham receiving referrals from individuals, their friends, carers, or families and other professionals. We make enquiries and undertake short-term social work assessment and intervention to establish whether an individual has care and support needs. This role includes crisis intervention and establishing appropriate support pathways for individuals including the offer of information, advice and assistance.
The team also work with individual’s that do not meet the criteria of specialist services, however may still require short term social work assessment and intervention. This often involves working with a variety of citizens including those who may experience mental health issues, learning difficulties, self-neglect/hoarding or problems with substance use.