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Hospital Social Worker - £34.40ph

Halton, Cheshire
Remote Working
Remote Working
£32.00 to £34.40 Per Hour
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
Are you a Qualified Social Worker with experience in Adults Hospital Social Work?

A local authority based in the Northwest (Merseyside area) is giving you the opportunity to join their busy and enthusiastic workforce as part of their Hospital Discharge Team. You will be working closely with hospital staff in a Multi-Agency Service consisting of nurses, OT, Drs, and support workers to help support patients being discharged to either home or intermediary care. The post will focus on ensuring patients have the correct package of care necessary for them to safely be discharged.

Responsibilities include:

Completing Social Care Assessments for residents within the hospital
Managing fast-paced work and a caseload
The social worker will need to complete Care Act assessments and long-term support plans, Mental capacity assessments, and Best Interest Assessments
Identifying appropriate support for discharge voluntary services; 24 hour placement or domiciliary care package
Reviewing support following dischargeThe role allows you flexibility with working from home, but you will be required to complete face-to-face assessments and you will often be based in either Whiston or Warrington hospital. The post offers a greater deal of autonomy as you will have the opportunity to manage your own diary, giving you an excellent work-life balance.

The ideal candidate will be:

Social Work England registered
Enhanced DBS Checked
In possession of a Full UK drivers licence
Available to start ASAPWhat NonStop Care offers:

Your own designated consultant and one point of contact
CV review service
Interview advice and preparation
Consultants with Social Work experience
A supportive team who can always deal with your queries

If you are interested in the role or any similar vacancies we currently have available, please feel free to apply or call Milika at Nonstop Consulting for more information.

If you're not interested at the moment perhaps you know someone who is? We offer a referral fee of £200 in high street vouchers; you could make a friend very happy and have some spare cash to spend yourself
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  • Job Reference: 662715429-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Nonstop Consulting
    Nonstop Consulting
  • Location: Halton, Cheshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £32.00 to £34.40 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract