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Senior Social Worker – Adult Safeguarding Hub
  • Employer: Wokingham Borough Council
  • Reference: 712080 and 711435
  • Published: Wed 30/11/2022, 12:08 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 31/03/2023, 23:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £41,496 - £46,549 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Shute End/Home Working, Berkshire

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Senior Social Worker – Adult Safeguarding Hub

The Adult Safeguarding Hub is recruiting for a Senior Social worker to join the Wokingham Adult Safeguarding Hub.

We are looking for a Registered Senior Social Worker, with demonstrable experience of working in an Adult Safeguarding context under the Care Act 2014. You will be able to think systemically and have a commitment to developing others. You will be an excellent communicator and able to both lead and advise on complex safeguarding issues.

You will have a sound knowledge of relevant legislative frameworks and an ability to demonstrate a commitment to the principles of Making Safeguarding Personal whilst discharging your statutory Duties.

You will be an excellent team player, confident, assertive, and able to work collaboratively with all stakeholders, with an ability to think flexibly and creatively in a solution focused and person-centred way.

If successful, you will join a friendly, dynamic team working on challenging but engaging work, making a real difference to others. The role also provides the opportunity for an interesting mix of roles and responsibilities with excellent opportunities for continual personal development.

For an informal discussion about this job role, please contact Pauline Swan on 07925147734 or Pauline.swan@wokingham.gov.uk

Closing date: 31st March 2023, 11pm
Interview date: TBC

Applications will be considered as they are received and the advert will be closed when all positions are successfully filled.

Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates for this role will be subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

Wokingham is an equal opportunities employer.