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Social Worker - Older Persons Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Adult Services, Older People
Social Worker
East of England
Central Bedfordshire
£28 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Older Persons Team - Central Bedfordshire - £28p/h

Our client in Central Bedfordshire is looking for a social worker to join their Older Persons Team  The ideal Social Worker will be registered with the HCPC and have some experience working with adults. The successful social worker will also have previous post qualified experience of social work, in local government, voluntary, independent sector and hospital experience. The post is within a team that offers a lot of support and is a great opportunity for the right individual to gain more skills. You will also have full access to all training opportunities as a permanent member of staff would   

 As a Older Persons  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.
  • To identify the needs of clients and mobilise available resources as appropriate.   
  • Work 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.
  • To provide professional assistance and guidance to colleagues within the directorate and other agencies as appropriate

As a Vulnerable Adults Social Worker you should have...  

  • Experience working in an adult social work post qualified role 
  • 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
As an Older Persons Social Worker, you MUST be...

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A full UK license holder

 Benefits of the role as an Adults' Social Worker

  • Potential for long term contract
  • Supportive team and management
  • Interesting case load
  • Free training provided 

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: 01612 356981
Contact: Sam Hamilton

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