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Social Worker - Adults Community

Job Type:
Social Work
Adult Services, Adult Safeguarding
Social Worker
North West
Sefton, Merseyside
£29.57 to £29.57 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £29.57 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Adults Community Team - Sefton - £29.57 per hour

A Social Worker is required to join the Adults' Community Team in Sefton. The successful Social Worker will work towards the operational delivery of an effective Vulnerable People Service as part of a team responsible for safeguarding, promoting the welfare of and continuously improving outcomes for vulnerable people.

As an experienced and dedicated Social Worker, you will manage a complex caseload, delivering high quality assessments and support plans that address the needs of vulnerable people through the commissioning of individual packages of care, whilst managing the reputation of the Council.

Benefits of this Social Worker role:

* High pay rate
* Full remote working
* Excellent local authority to work for
* Very supportive management
* Very positive feedback from our Social Workers currently in the team

Duties as a Social Worker:

* Hold and effectively manage a complex and varied caseload with appropriate supervision, guidance and support, reflecting the function of the team and the Vulnerable People Service in accordance with policy, procedures, guidance and legislation
* Undertake work within legislative frameworks including the preparation of written statements and representations to the judiciary at Court hearings
* Be accountable for complex decision making in relation to caseloads ensuring professional judgement, service user involvement, needs led assessment, critical reflection and analysis to inform this
* Identify and assess levels of risk and need (within statutory frameworks) in often complex situations
* Undertake safeguarding investigations and deliver protective and/or supportive services for individuals at risk and maintain up to date assessments, care plans and reviews
* Prepare statements of need/care and support plans, in consultation with other agencies as appropriate, that reflect the wishes of the individual and lead to the commissioning of personalised packages of car
* Negotiate personalised care arrangements with individuals and significant others that offer choices within affordable resources based on an allocated budget

Requirements as a Social Worker include:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Knowledge of theory and practice of care assessment, planning and knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation
* Analytical, planning and communication skills
* 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 *

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: 01619741668
Contact: Mike Doherty

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