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Vacancy Details

Social Worker - Adult social care triage team

Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
Grade I £34,728 - £38,890 p.a.
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
24/02/2021 at 23:55 PM
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

Introducing ourselves:

Sefton is a diverse and exciting borough where people can enjoy a great work / life balance. It encompasses world renowned nature reserves, accessible business and retail Centres, top class leisure facilities and some of the best coastal and countryside positions in the country. With excellent transport networks to Liverpool and links to Manchester, it is an ideal location for accessing the North West and beyond by road, rail or air. An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Triage and Adult Safeguarding Team within Sefton Council.

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Triage and Adult Safeguarding Team within Sefton Council.

Job requirements:

We are seeking to recruit a qualified and experienced social worker to join a busy Safeguarding Adults Team. This is a permanent 36 hr post. We require the successful applicant to have the skills, knowledge and expertise to deliver effective safeguarding work, and the ability to pick up an immediate case load of complex safeguarding enquiry work.  

You will manage a defined case load delivering effective safeguarding work and applying the principles of making safeguarding personal work in partnership with adults experiencing or at risk of abuse or neglect including if appropriate, their advocates/ representatives to achieve improved wellbeing and safer lives. You will also have a thorough knowledge of Adult Social Care Legislation, excellent IT skills and familiar with Liquid Logic data base system.

In return our experienced management team will provide you with regular supervision and the opportunity for professional development.  

Equal Opportunities

Please note that all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for these jobs (as given in the Person Specification) and who want to apply under the Disability Confident Scheme will be invited to interview.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.


Please note, we do not accept CV’s (unless specified on the advert).


Please fully complete the online application form.





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