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Qualified Social Worker - Adult Safeguarding Team

  • Location

    Croydon, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £30.00 - £32.00 per hour + Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    7 days ago

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Qualified Social Worker to work within Croydon Councils Adult Safeguarding Team.

Job Purpose

  • To undertake S42 Safeguarding Enquiries and ensure practice is underpinned by the principles of MSP
  • Participate in the S42 Lead rota prioritising new referrals, information gathering and participating in SAM discussions
  • Undertaking SAM discussion agreeing terms of reference for enquiries
  • Work in partnership with service users, carers and family members
  • Ensure a high standard of case recording
  • Complete risk assessments and protection plans
  • Undertake Mental Capacity Assessments
  • Complete referrals to Advocacy services
  • Formulate S42 Enquiry Reports for safeguarding meetings
  • Complete Court reports as required
  • Manage and prioritise own caseload
  • Multi-agency working.
  • Supervise staff including social workers, experienced social workers and newly qualified social workers undertaking the Assessed and Supported Year in Employment programme and students on social work placements.
  • Post qualifications, example BIA, AMPH, Practice educator

You will need to be:

SWE registered

Eligible to work in the UK

Why Choose Remedy?

Competitive pay rates

Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies

1st tier agency

Up to £250 for each social work professional you refer to us who we place*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly