An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Practitioner (Social Work) to join the Eastbourne and South Wealden Neighbourhood Support Team.
You will be part of a busy, dynamic and established team, providing supervision to Social Workers and Resource Officers, managerial oversight of complex case work, striving to provide positive outcomes for people with assessed care and support needs and join the Senior Practitioner Duty rota.
You should have in depth experience of risk assessment, complex case management work, and have a good knowledge base and understanding of the Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Safeguarding Adults Policy and Procedures. Experience of supervision of staff is desirable.
Safeguarding Adults is a major part of the role, where you will be risk assessing initial concerns and overseeing the management of safeguarding enquires, fostering an outcomes approach to safeguarding work.