Adult Safeguarding - Vale of Glamorgan

Recruiter
Hoop Recruitment
Location
UK
Posted
21 Sep 2020
Closes
24 Sep 2020
Ref
1706728918
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Adult Safeguarding Social Worker
Barry, Vale of Glamorgan
Circa £30 per hour

A Qualified Social Worker is required to join the Vale of Glamorgan's Adult Safeguarding Team from September until January 2021. This is a full time position that under normal circumstances would be based at the Docks Offices in Barry, but initially you will be required to work from home due to Covid-19. Pay rate for this role is to be confirmed.

To apply for this role you will need to be an experienced Social Worker to carry out functions in line with the Social services and Well-being Act and Wales Safeguarding procedures. The role will largely involve working remotely but the Social worker must be willing to undertake visits and attend meetings in person as required, the ability to confidently and effectively manage their own work load with little direction is essential. The main purpose of the role will be undertaking the role of 'Lead Co-ordinator' and therefore the ability to effectively chair meetings and maintain positive relationships with other agencies is key. You will have a sound knowledge of the Social Services and Well-being Act, Wales Safeguarding procedures, Mental Capacity Act and Human Rights Act. You will champion a Human Rights based approach to Safeguarding Adults at Risk ensuring the Adult is central to the process adopting a strength based approach.

You will need to hold a relevant social work qualification and be registered with Social Care Wales and the ability to drive is essential.
For more information contact Hoop Recruitment in Cardiff on and speak with Sarah Leigh.