Barnsley Adult Social Care have an exciting opportunity - a vacancy for a qualified social worker has become available.
You will be working with the Central and Penistone team who predominately work with and support older people and those with physical disabilities. You will need knowledge of the legal frameworks that guide and influence the work of Adult Social Care. The role will include carrying out assessments and reviews under the Care Act 2014 - working with mental capacity, including carrying out mental capacity assessments and organising best interests meetings. The role also includes working with adult safeguarding procedures and responding to cases such as self-neglect and hoarding. A multi-disciplinary approach working with other agencies is a key part of the role including being part of assessments where continuing health care is of consideration.