Aylesbury Adults Advanced Practitioner SW4426

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Greater London
  • Role: Long Term temp contract
  • Salary: to £38 per hour
  • Reference: SW4426
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SW Locums are looking for a highly motivated and confident Qualified Social Worker for an Advanced Practitioner in Buckinghamshire.

You will be expected to provide coordination and take a lead role in safeguarding adults in the new multiagency safeguarding team.
Report directly to the Safeguarding Adult Business Manager and be flexible about working across a large county. To provide safeguarding support to all adults in all settings and have the skills and competencies to work in collaboration with key agencies whilst maintaining a person-centred approach.

The role is Hybrid – mix of home and office/onsite client premises, 37 hours per week.
Working in the Long Term Support & Review (N&E Teams)

You must be able to display a sound knowledge of The Care Act 2014, DH Making Safeguarding Personal (MSP), Care & Support Guidance.


  • To lead on meeting safeguarding requirements relevant to the Care Act 2014 and in accordance with Buckinghamshire’s Safeguarding policies, procedures and quality assurance framework which all council employees are required to operate within.
  • Undertake safeguarding enquiries in accordance with s42 of the Care Act.
  • Provide information, advice and guidance to the general public on all aspects of keeping safe and prevention of abuse and neglect.
  • To ensure knowledge and training in respect of Safeguarding issues is developed and maintained in accordance with the Council’s Safeguarding Adults Competency-Based Learning and Development Framework.
  • Apply the principles of making safeguarding personal in everyday practise and ensure that service users and carers have an opportunity to provide feedback about their experience of safeguarding services.
  • Ensure that all safeguarding work is accurately recorded on the Council’s database in accordance with Council Policy and the Data Protection Act 1998 requirements.
  • Have a total commitment to achieving all personal and organisational objectives as described with the Adult Services’ Supervision and Appraisal Policy and Protocol.
  • To facilitate in partnership with service users, carers and professionals, the development of person-centred safeguarding plans when appropriate.
  • Ensure that people subjected to safeguarding enquiries or reviews are provided with access to Independent Advocacy where there is no suitable person able to support them.
  • Work jointly with the Police in cases where there is a criminal investigation and attend court as necessary.

With SW Locums you can rely on:

  • Fastest pay available, from completion of timesheet to reaching your bank.
  • Constant, polite support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • We WILL NOT send your Application without your consent.
  • We WILL NOT send your application without your given authority.
  • Great rates of pay.
  • No “waffle”, informative and conscientious advice.
  • Contact available 24/7.
  • Access to exclusive vacancies nationwide.
  • Free DBS and compliance service.
  • Access to on-going training opportunities.
  • Industry leading “Refer a Friend” recommendation scheme offering up to £300 for successfully placed referrals.*
  • Excellent “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *
* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.