Adult MASH Social Worker
Social Worker – Adult MASH
Please note redeployment closing date is 21 September 2021
An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a permanent Social Worker in the Adult MASH team.
MASH (Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub) brings key professionals together to facilitate and triage early, better quality information sharing, analysis and decision-making. This enables the ‘system’ to safeguard adults with care and support needs more effectively
We are seeking a highly organised and flexible full-time Social Worker. Adult Social Care experience is essential as well as good communication and technical skills to provide an efficient, effective, and professional public and partner link.
The Post holder will: -
- To provide professional social work, working alongside agencies, providers, health colleagues to assess and provide appropriate interventions.
- To provide a high quality and effective social work service that involves engaging with adults, carers, families, groups and communities in a timely manner and within statutory guidelines.
- To assess need, plan and deliver focused intervention to safeguard adults with additional needs and promote positive wellbeing.
- To undertake varied and complex casework, across early intervention and statutory levels.
- To work collaboratively with colleagues within the social work teams and alongside agencies, providers, health, colleagues in order to promote the best outcomes for Adults with additional needs.
- The job involves direct contact and working with individuals, carers, families, groups and communities, health, police, voluntary partners, commissioners, service providers
- The job involves the worker identifying suitable care and support packages that provide value for money. There is accountability for interventions that required care and support expenditure through the department or independently
- The job involves direct responsibility for handling and processing sensitive information, where care, accuracy, confidentiality and security are important
These posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Adult MASH Social Worker JD/PS