Social Worker -Safeguarding-Adults

Location Berkshire
Salary £20.84 - £23.9 per hour
Adult Social Care locality team Social Worker with a mix of of Office and Community based work.
Post is initially for a 3 month period with a potential extension depending on the need of the service.
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.
 To develop relevant expertise and knowledge appropriate to their role as a Social
 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.
NB: Some social work posts will have