Social Worker -Practitioner Asst Team Manager - Adults

Location Tower Hamlets
Salary £33.00 - £34.00 per hour
Senior Practitioner role in Adult Social Care. The role sits in the initial assessment team at the front door of ASC, we take referrals from Tower Hamlets Connect and screen those referrals. The Safeguarding cluster screens concerns, implement protection plans, commissions care and support and transfers cases for enquiry to long-term teams.
The safeguarding cluster also oversee's project ADDER, support initiative, identified through police merlins to assist recurrent offenders and those who have substance misuse into support programmes. The aim is to reduce drug-related death, reduce drug-related offending, and reduce the prevalence of drug use. Understanding of support in dual diagnosis is ideal but not essential.