Hillingdon Council: Putting our residents first.
Bring your social work practice expertise to Hillingdon - and be an inspiration to others.
About the job
We are recruiting accomplished Social Workers qualified as Best Interest Assessors, who are looking to develop their career in an innovative local authority, committed to realising potential.
You will join our Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS) Team within Adult Social Care, ensuring that residents deprived of their liberty are adequately safeguarded.
About the person
You will be a qualified Best Interest Assessor with experience of working with Older Adults and/or People with Disabilities.
You will be innovative and creative with a willingness to explore new models of working to improve the outcomes for our service users. Moreover, you will be a highly motivated individual who is able to build strong relationships to deliver the best possible outcomes for vulnerable people.
We are aiming to be the employer of choice for social workers and we offer competitive packages to reward your contribution and support a healthy work/life balance. These include:
- Generous holiday entitlement
- Free Parking
- HCPC renewal fees paid
- Car mileage allowance
- Smart phone and laptop to enable mobile working
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- Discounts and deals on national attractions, theme parks, holidays, insurance and many national retailers. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances. Disability Confident Employer & Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy