Sefton is a diverse and exciting borough where people can enjoy a great work / life balance. It encompasses world renowned nature reserves, accessible business and retail Centres, top class leisure facilities and some of the best coastal and countryside positions in the country. With excellent transport networks to Liverpool and links to Manchester, it is an ideal location for accessing the North West and beyond by road, rail or air. An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Triage and Adult Safeguarding Team within Sefton Council.
An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Triage and Adult Safeguarding Team within Sefton Council.
We are seeking to recruit a qualified and experienced social worker to join a busy Safeguarding Adults Team. This is a permanent 36 hr post. We require the successful applicant to have the skills, knowledge and expertise to deliver effective safeguarding work, and the ability to pick up an immediate case load of complex safeguarding enquiry work.
You will manage a defined case load delivering effective safeguarding work and applying the principles of making safeguarding personal work in partnership with adults experiencing or at risk of abuse or neglect including if appropriate, their advocates/ representatives to achieve improved wellbeing and safer lives. You will also have a thorough knowledge of Adult Social Care Legislation, excellent IT skills and familiar with Liquid Logic data base system.
In return our experienced management team will provide you with regular supervision and the opportunity for professional development.