Adults Social Worker - King's Lynn

Recruiter
John Edwin Ltd
Location
King's Lynn
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
John Edwin is a recruitment and staffing company providing a specialist service to public and private sector organisations in the health and social care sectors nationwide.We are looking for a HCPC registered Social Worker to join the Adult integrated team based in Kings Lynn.To undertake person-centred assessments and to empower individuals to make choices that promote their health, well being and independence.To work collaboratively with people who have complex needs to formulate support plans that maximise abilities, enable individuals to make choices and to work towards their identified goals. 1.To manage a caseload as allocated.2.To undertake assessments under the Community Care Act and other legislation, using a self directed support approach.3.To co-ordinate and monitor care packages and support (care) plans and undertake reviews to ascertain whether the desired outcomes are being achieved. This may include advocating on behalf of service users or carers.4.To work with individuals to assist them to assess risk and take decisions related to their ability to function in their community environment.5.To lead Safeguarding Adults investigations using the local 'No Secrets' multi-agency policy and procedure 6.To promote safeguarding awareness with service users and multi-disciplinary colleagues. Keep updated on current safeguarding guidance and practice and be vigilant in all activities.7.To take a lead in complex cases such as those with safeguarding issues, complex family dynamics, conflict and problematic situations.

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