Social Worker – Adults Safeguarding – Berkshire

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  • Posted:
    4 years ago
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    Social Care
  • Deadline:
    29th December 2020
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Social Worker – Adults Safeguarding – Berkshire – £32p/h


Social Personnel are looking for an experienced social worker to work in Surrey’s adult safeguarding team. In this safeguarding role, you will also be responsible for undertaking section 42s safeguarding enquiries and undertaking mental capacity assessments alongside best interest decisions. As a social worker you will ideally have skills and knowledge that contribute effectively to the safeguarding process.



  • Berkshire are allowing flexible / remote working so you will need to have the ability to work from home and conduct virtual visit.
  • To have advanced skills and knowledge in assessment, support planning and the management of risks for individuals and be able to apply council policy and support customers to manage risks appropriately
  • To practice in line with legal requirements, demonstrating a detailed understanding of the Care Act and Mental Capacity Act
  • To undertake best interest decision making, including convening and chairing best interest meetings to fulfil legal requirements of the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
  • To advise, guide and support colleagues to meets legal, procedure and practice requirements


What you need:

  • QSW Status – including qualification, Social Work England registration and completed ASYE
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in adults-based teams.
  • Right to work in the UK.


Benefits of working with Social Personnel:

  • As a Top Tier agency across many local authorities nationwide, Social Personnel have access to jobs earlier than other agencies, giving you the best chance at securing the role.
  • A way to give back to charitable organisations/disadvantaged young people, through our partnership with Youth at Risk, now known as GRIT
  • Simplistic payroll process, taking away the hassle from you – just enjoy your hard earned money each week
  • Training and development opportunities which meet the needs of your career and are tailored to you
  • Receive a £250 referral bonus for every social worker sent to us who gets placed.
  • Your own highly experienced recruitment consultant and dedicated aftercare team
  • Boat Parties, prize giveaways and much, much more…


If you are interested in this position please submit application or call Poppi on 07767553015.



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