Adults Senior Social Worker

  • RT Social Care
  • England, UK
  • Mar 06, 2019
Healthcare & Medical Clinical Social Worker

Job Description

Our client in the West Berkshire area is looking for a Senior Social Worker to join the Adults team. You will mainly be working with adult with disabilities and older people.
Your main job duties will include:
  • Holding complex caseload of older people and disabilities
  • Court work
  • Constructing care plans and packages to meet the needs of service users and carers
  • Purchasing services to meet assessed needs, seeking the appropriate authorisation from the budget holder
  • To carry out needs led assessments of adult within the guidelines of Community Care Act
  • Care managing complex cases including Safeguarding Adults and Deprivation of Liberty
  • Co-ordinating and reviewing multi-service care packages
  • Working in partnership with service users and carers using a person-centred approach, with the aim of maximising independence, well-being and choice
  • Attending and participating in meetings regarding service users, e.g. case conferences, network meetings, and reviews