Location:48 STATION ROAD
Closing Date:11 Jun 2023
Salary: SWO £36,217 – £47,857
Contract Type: Full-Time, Permanent
Closing Date: Sunday 11th June 2023
Haringey London Borough Council is the local authority for the London Borough of Haringey in Greater London, England. The new Haringey Deal promises to empower our communities to make change, putting local people at the forefront of decision making.
Haringey Adult Social Care is a directorate in the Council that supports vulnerable adults using legislation such as the Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act 2005 and various other health and social care legislation and guidance. Our Council Values and what we expect from employees are being Caring, Collaborative, Community-focused, Courageous, and Creative.
About the role
The role involves working in a dedicated Safeguarding Team and supporting a Duty Team that undertakes statutory social work intervention by providing information and advice; screening, training, assessment; developing protection / support plans; and conducting enquiries to decide what action in needed to help and protect a vulnerable adult that meets the Care Act Section 42 safeguarding criteria. The goal is to protect a person’s right to live in safety, free from abuse and neglect.
You will have working knowledge of key legislation within the health and social care sector especially the safeguarding statutory guidance as set out in the Care Act 2014.
You will also have working knowledge of health and social care frameworks and the impact on practice.