Qualified Social Worker Adults Community Review Team

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

Job Description

Main duties:
  • undertaking of proportionate assessments, completing reviews of support plans and ensuring that the people of Southwark are receiving the support that meets their needs.
  • safeguarding, carer's assessment, proactively working with complex issues, family dynamics, legal issues, crisis intervention, providing information and advice, transferring to another team if required.
  • Responsible to the Team Manager and Senior Practitioner.
  • Provision of a safeguarding function, to assess and investigate risk, mental capacity, DOLS and safeguarding issues ensuring the use of all appropriate resources from Social Care, Health and other voluntary and statutory agencies.
  • To ensure that all related administrative functions are undertaken.
  • To attend case conferences, reviews and represent the Council at Court when this is determined as appropriate.
Skills/Knowledge:
• Good working knowledge of direct payments
• Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding
• Safeguarding Enquiries - S.42 of care Act 2014
• Care Act 2014 - eligibility criteria
• Mental Capacity 2005
By Working with RT-Social Care you will receive the following benefits:
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to vacancies across the UK
  • Dedicated Specialist Consultant
  • Access to our range of training opportunities
  • Excellent Aftercare Service Prompt and reliable payroll
  • Networking opportunities at our numerous candidate events
  • £250 referral fee*