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Locum Practitioner Manager - Adult Safeguarding

  • Salary: £30 - £40 per hour
  • Location: Lambeth, London
  • Date posted: 02-06-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00002035_1496407821

Lambeth council are currently looking for a Locum Practitioner Manager to join their Safeguarding Adults Unit.


You will oversee, monitor and record operational activity to managers and care managers in Lambeth to ensure that the Adult Safeguarding policies are appropriately and consistently implemented.
You will advise key agency staff regarding required operational activity in relation to Safeguarding Alerts, and monitor subsequent activity.
You will support the Safeguarding Adults Inter-Agency Coordinator in implementing and monitoring policy and practice in the safeguarding of adults at risk on a multi-agency basis across Lambeth.


Roles and Responsibilities:
* To provide advice and consultancy to managers, staff and colleagues in other agencies on the management of and decision making on cases involving the suspected abuse of vulnerable adults, promoting the multi-agency policy and procedures.
* To chair of safeguarding adults strategy meetings and case conferences and reviews so as to achieve consistent and appropriate decisions.
* To participate in safeguarding discussions held by operational care management staff to assist safeguarding planning.
* To monitor the quality and consistency of decision-making and practice in safeguarding adults at risk.
* To contribute to the training and briefings of Social Care and Health staff, voluntary and private sector staff in promoting best practice.
* To assist Safeguarding Adults Inter-Agency Co-ordinator in advising the Safeguarding Adults Executive Committee and Board.


Getting here:
Nearest underground Stockwell and Oval


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* Your own dedicated specialist consultant
* Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across 180 authorities and private organisations throughout the UK
* Prompt and reliable payroll which runs weekly
* Free access to our online social work training portal with CPD materials - worth £500 a year
* Pay rate negotiable
* Free DBS and compliance service
* £250 referral fee if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work


You must have:
* HCPC registration
* Clear, Enhanced DBS


If you wish apply or what a detailed Job Description, please contact Emily Game 0118 948 5555 or egame@charecruitment.com. Alternatively, you can apply through the website. Managers are looking to interview shortly, so please do not hesitate to give me a call!