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Social Worker - Community Older Persons Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Older People, Community
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
East of England
Location:
Bedford
Salary:
£28 per hour
Posted:
28/03/2017
Job Ref:
SHA55775

Social Worker - Community Older Persons Team  - Bedford Borough - £28 
  
Our client in Bedford are currently seeking an experienced Social Worker to join their Community Older People Social Worker Team. The ideal Social Worker will be registered with the HCPC and have some experience working with adults. 

Benefits of the role:
  • Potential for long term contract
  • Supportive team and management
  • Interesting case load
 As a Community Older People Social Worker you will be responsible for:  
  • Safeguarding investigations
  • Fair Access to Care Services
  • Completing reviews and assessments
  • Handling complex caseloads
  • Working with the mental capacities act
  • Demonstrate and ensure high standards and probity with Council policy, standards and the law.
  • Identifying the needs of clients and mobilise available resources as appropriate.   
  • Working corporately and in line with overall Council objectives to enable the breaking down of departmental barriers and the delivery of the Council's improvement agenda.
  • Providing professional assistance and guidance to colleagues within the directorate and other agencies as appropriate
As a Community Older People Social Worker you should have:  
  • Experience working with older adults
  • Previous experience of safeguarding investigations 
  • Fair Access to Care Services knowledge
  • Experience of completing reviews and assessments 
  • Involvement in handling complex caseloads
  • Familiarity of the mental capacities act
  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Full UK license 
Why Liquid Personnel?

Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”
Free DBS and compliance service
Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
“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
Twice weekly payroll
Free social work training events and CPD webinars
Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. 

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6981
Contact: Sam Hamilton
Email:

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