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Safeguarding Adults Officer (G434)

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 24/05/2017 12:00
£32,486 - £34,538
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
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Job details 

Closing date:
24 May

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Reference: G434

Department: Adult Social Care and Health Integration

Service Area: Finance and Governance

Salary: £32,486 - £34,538

Hours: 37 hours per week

Contractual Status: Permanent

Middlesbrough Department of Adult Social Care requires an experienced Safeguarding Adults Social Worker to work as part of a newly established Safeguarding Adults Team ensuring that multi-agency safeguarding systems and standards are implemented across the borough.

Applicants must have the following experience:

• Ensuring the smooth running and operation of the Safeguarding Adults Conference system and working with relevant social care locality teams
• Chairing and taking responsibility for Safeguarding Adults meetings and the review of Safeguarding plans, ensuring plans are in keeping with making safeguarding personal, the forthcoming care act legislation and relevant policies and procedures
• Developing expertise under the requirement of the duty to make enquiries, where required lead on complex enquiries and share expertise across the workforce

You must have a degree in Social Work or DipSW, CQSW or CSS. A good current understanding of key issues (such as the Care Act and Making Safeguarding Personal) as well as relevant theoretical understanding facing professionals in the field of Adult Safeguarding and experience of Safeguarding Adults policies and procedures.

The above post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Check, which includes a Verification of Criminal Record check (unspent convictions only).

Closing date: Wednesday 24th May 2017 by 12 noon.

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