Social Worker - Adult Services - Older People

Liquid Personnel
28.00 GBP Hourly
04 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Social Worker - Adult Services - Older People - Bedford - GBP28 per hour A opportunity has come available in Bedford for a qualified social worker to join a Older Peoples Team Based at Borough Hall. This is a great team with a supportive manager and they are offering a 3 month contract. The team mainly works with older adults and older adults with physical disabilities. They are encouraging social workers with experience working with this service user type to apply, however they will consider all experience with adults over 18. The key areas for the role are an understanding of the Care Act and current legislation and also experience of care management. Benefits of the role as a Older People Social Worker:
  • Really supportive team
  • Thorough inductions
  • Varied caseload
Key responsibilities as a Older People Social Worker:
  • Care management of adults over the age of 65
  • Working under the Care Act 2014
  • Mental Capacity Assessments
  • Safeguarding vulnerable adults
  • Working with multiple agencies
Requirements as a Older People Social Worker:
  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • Be registered with the HCPC
  • Have a full UK license
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