Social Worker -Adults -Safeguarding

Location Derbyshire
Salary £16.51 - £20.00 per hour
Work with individuals, their carers and their advocates, where
appropriate, in the assessment of individuals needs and the provision
of appropriate services/resources.
 Work with individuals to identify the aims and objectives of proposed
 Produce care plans with individuals and ensure their effective
 Provide social work with homeless and potentially homeless
 Act as a Duty Officer.
 Assist in the inductions of newly qualified social work employees.
 Provide consultation to other social worker staff on a particular
 Supervise and assess social worker students or trainees.
 Record all work undertaken and prepare reports/assessments.
 Accept responsibility, with the line manager, for reviewing work on
caseloads at regular intervals. This would include closure and transfer
of cases.
 Ensure that the quality of service provided to and on behalf of
individuals meets agreed quality standards.
 Maintain effective contacts with all providers of care and other people
responsible for relevant community resources.
 Initiating, where necessary, multi-disciplinary meetings for the coordination of complex care arrangements including safeguarding.
 Undertake financial assessment role, where required.
 Seek to ensure income maximisation for people.