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Social Worker - Older People

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Adult Safeguarding, Older People, Adults Hospital
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
East of England
Location:
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Salary:
£28 to £28 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £28 per hour
Posted:
12/07/2021
Job Ref:
HCA-138476

Social Worker - Older People - Central Bedfordshire - £28 per hour

Liquid Personnel are looking for an experienced Social Worker to join the Older People Team in Central Bedfordshire.

The successful Social Worker will carry out an assessments and plan responses with an adult, or their representative or advocate if they lack capacity, to safeguard them from abuse, neglect or exploitation, building effective relationships with individuals and families as appropriate.

Benefits as an Older People Social Worker include:

* Flexible working available
* Supportive team and management
* Long term contract
* Progression opportunities

Duties as an Older People Social Worker include:

* Carry out assessments and reviews in the community to assess service users' needs.
* Carry out and implement care packages and support plans to completion.
* Manage complex case load and own workload.
* Assessing client's needs, risks, capacity and responding appropriately to support the service user.
* Enable an adult who has been abused or neglected to improve their circumstances, where it is unclear whether the person lacks mental capacity to make decisions, or where it is unclear whether their decisions are compromised by the undue influence of others.
* Take a lead on community development to assess, identify and maximise the strengths or assets of individuals, their families and their communities.
* Write social circumstance reports and attend tribunals.

Requirements as an Older People Social Worker include:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

Why Liquid Personnel?

* New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
* Twice weekly payroll
* Free DBS and compliance service
* Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
* "Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
* "Find your own job" bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.

Contact Details:
Tel: 07546493975
Contact: Home Counties Adults

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