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Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Adult Services, Adults Hospital
Social Worker
South West London, London
£31 to £31 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £31 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team - South West London - £31 per hour

Work pattern: Monday - Friday or Tuesday to Saturday, flexible to discuss work pattern

Work location: Hybrid mix - working from home and in the office

Liquid personnel are currently recruiting Social Workers to join the hospital discharge team in South West London.

The teams are a frontline team and therefore previous experience of working within a fast-paced team will be an advantage.

We are a fast-paced hospital discharge team working within discharge to assess model. We work alongside Wandsworth health partners to discharge patients within a timely and safe manner and jointly assess long term care needs once patient is at home.

This is a brilliant opportunity for an experienced Social Worker to join a well-established team.

Benefits of this Social Worker role include:

* Long term contract
* Supportive team and management
* Flexible working available
* Progression opportunities

Benefits of this Social Worker role include:

* Working with acute hospital trusts within a discharge to assess model (trusted assessor model)
* Working with enablement - identifying reablement goals and reviewing progress when patient is at home with discharge to assess care
* Complex case management - lead work liaising with and coordinating partners involved in patients discharge to assess care, ensuring care is strengths based and patient is at the centre of care planning.
* Duty - screening and scrutinising referrals, liaison with patients and hospitals to ensure patient is discharged in a timely and safe manner.
* Care Act Assessments, care and support planning, funding requests and mental capacity assessments.
* Safeguarding - screening to enquiry outcome stage.
* CHC assessments - Participating in DSTs and subsequent long-term accommodation decisions dependent on outcome of funding.

Essential requirements of this Social Worker role include:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

Why Liquid Personnel?

* New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
* Twice weekly payroll
* Free DBS and compliance service
* Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
* "Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
* "Find your own job" bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.

Contact Details:
Tel: 02070466215
Contact: Dempsey White

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