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Adults Safeguarding Manager

  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
  • Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
  • Date posted: 24-07-2018
  • Sector: Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00003643_1532428355

Charles Hunter Associates are currently working with a well-established Local Authority in Bedfordshire to appoint an Adult’s Safeguarding Manager. This is an exciting opportunity and a vital role within the Adult Social Care department where you will provide strategic leadership and performance management of adult safeguarding and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS). You will you advise, support, progress and promote a Multi-Agency approach to adult safeguarding across all agencies as part of the work of the Safeguarding Adults Board (LSAB) and its associated work streams. This role requires an Adults Safeguarding Team Manager with a passion for procedures. 

Benefits to you, as Adult’s Safeguarding Manager:

  • Salary: £49,722 - £52,574 a year plus £3,203 car benefit
  • Childcare vouchers
  • 24/7 independent Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Local government pension with generous employer contribution
  • Excellent support and development
  • Relocation package available up to £8,500 (subject to meeting eligibility criteria)
  • Half price season ticket on Thameslink train line
  • Discounted shopping including gym membership and Vauxhall cars
  • Our client is proud to offer a Housing Brokerage Service for Key Workers to help and support eligible employees in finding suitable housing

Responsibilities of the Adult’s Safeguarding Manager:

  • Driving and improving performance.
  • Approving DoLS and various tasks and projects.
  • Producing key documentation.
  • Analyses of reports, policies, procedures and protocols for the LSAB
  • Representing the Council at Safeguarding Adult Reviews.
  • Ensuring effective action plans are developed and monitored on behalf of the LSAB.

As Adult’s Safeguarding Manager, you must be:

  • Be fully registered with the HCPC and fully qualified
  • Have experience in Deprivation of Liberties (DoLS) and Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
  • Have previous Operations or Strategic team lead experience, managing.
  • Be a car driver and owner
  • Be prepared for travel

Location: Bedfordshire 
Salary: up to £50,000 - £60,000k + pension

If you are a Safeguarding Team Leader with experience in Deprivation of Liberties and the Safeguarding of Older Adults. Follow the directions to apply or, if you have any questions about the position you can contact Fee Henderson on 0118 948 5555

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