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Experienced Adult Social Worker

Job Description:

Liverpool City Council are seeking an experienced Adult Social Worker to join their team in Windsor. The successful candidate will be responsible for undertaking essential statutory duties which include Care act assessments, safeguarding enquiries, mental health tribunal reports, reviewing placements and hospital discharges. The role involves contributing to the operational delivery of an effective Adult Social Care Service as part of an integrated team responsible for safeguarding, support planning and promoting the wellbeing of adults with care and support needs continuously improving outcomes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Hold and effectively manage a complex and varied caseload with appropriate supervision, guidance and support
  • Undertake work within legislative frameworks including the preparation of written reports, statements and representations to the judiciary at Court hearings and applications to the Court of Protection
  • Accountable for complex decision making and risk management in relation to caseloads ensuring professional judgement, evidence-based tools, critical reflection and analysis to inform this
  • Communicate skilfully and confidently in complex or high-risk situations
  • Attend and represent the department at a range of multi-disciplinary forums and undertaking the role of Chair as required

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Qualified Social Worker
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Experience working with vulnerable adults and older people with complex needs
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

How to Apply:

If you are interested in applying for this role, please submit your CV to or call 01772 208 964.