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Best Interest Assessor - Safeguarding/ DoLS Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Adult Services, Mental Health, Adult Safeguarding
Best Interest Assessor
South West
£31 per hour
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Best Interest Assessor - Safeguarding/DoLS Team - Devon - £31 per hour

Our Client in Devon requires a Best Interest Assessor to join their DoLs Team. 

The successful candidate will need to ensure a high standard of service delivery that promotes the best interests of individuals in a proportionate way, respond positively and successfully to the pressures of the role. 

You will be providing professional support to staff, professionals, adults, carers and families across the Borough so you will need sound experience of case law, mental capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberty and safeguarding. 

Benefits of the role as a Best Interest Assessor:
  • Positive and well managed team
  • Fantastic career progression
  • Great Location
  • Flexible working
  • Lots of Home Working
As a Best Interest Assessor you will have experience of:
  • The DoLS assessment process and carry out Best Interest Assessments and reviews as required for the Council
  • Specialist caseload in accordance with relevant policies and procedures
  • Maintaining efficient and reliable liaison with other statutory and voluntary agencies, as well as Council Departments
  • Statutory functions of the council's Adult Social Care in relation to DoLS, and works within NHS policies, practices and procedures
  • Raising awareness and providing training on DoLS issues, and to carry out DoLS assessments within appropriate timescales, across a range of service user groups and locations
  • Up to date training, Refresher Certificate.
You will be:
  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A full UK license holder
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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
“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 scheme

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6998
Contact: Adam Rycroft

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