Ref. 62850

Best Interest Assessor/ signatory

  • Location: Redcar, England
  • Salary: £18 - £20 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a Best Interest Assessor/ signatory at Redcar And Cleveland Borough Council


Job Purpose:          

To provide a comprehensive social work service within the post holders area of responsibility in accordance with best practice and current legislation.


Key duties and responsibilities:



      To undertake appropriate levels of assessments of need in line with national guidance, legislation, Health & Care Professionals Council codes of practice alongside departmental policies/procedures and guidance.

To develop and implement plans to meet the assessed needs of children or adults and their families/carers and to undertake the role of allocated worker.

To work in partnership with service users and carers in the assessment, planning and review of services.

To work in partnership with other department’s within the local authority, other statutory, voluntary and independent agencies.

To ensure that professional standards and practice are maintained and that responsibility for practice and decision making is undertaken commensurate with the level of experience, knowledge and grade.

To be able to recognise safeguarding situations and report through agreed processes to enable appropriate action to be taken.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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