Social Worker - Team Manager

Location Liverpool
Salary £28.00 - £29.00 per hour
. To deputise for the Team Manager when required
2. To support the Team Manager in leading a multi disciplinary team including Occupational Therapists, Social workers, Care Officers and Community Care Officers to deliver high quality customer services to the public relating to adult social care and safeguarding, ensuring all customer service targets are met.
3. Act as a recognised expert within the specialist field and contribute to the development of practice and policy in the specialist field
4. To support the Team Manager in ensuring that the service provided is consistent, effective and delivers positive outcomes for individuals/carers/families in ways that demonstrate Haringey Values.
5. Exercise budgetary responsibility as delegated by Team Manager, including assessing care packages from a financial perspective
6. To provide robust decision making and risk management and identify appropriate case care pathways for customers with complex care needs.
7. To foster and develop team practices that supports new ways of working to maximise independence and improve outcomes for users of the service.
8. Liaise with colleagues in own and other departments and external agencies in order to improve customer pathways and outcomes
9. To undertaken community care and safeguarding assessments when there is a high level of complexity and risk to help determine appropriate level of need and care pathways
10. To assist the Team Manager in leading, setting and implementing a performance management framework and ambitious service performance targets, practice standards and competencies within employee’s profession fields of work.
11. To demonstrate the values of Haringey Council in everything you do.