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Social Worker - Hospital/Discharge to Assess Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Adult Services, Adults Hospital
Social Worker
East of England
East of England
£28 to £32 per hour
Salary Description:
£28 - £32 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Hospital/Discharge to Assess Team - Home Counties - up to £28 to £32 per hour

We are currently recruiting an experienced Social Worker to join the Hospital/ Discharge to Assess Team based in the Home Counties.

You will be completing the Care Act Assessments and support planning for the identified eligible longer-term needs. As well, Mental Capacity assessments and Best Interests decision will be integral to your support planning.

Benefits as a Social Worker:

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

Responsibilities as a Social Worker:

* As part of the team you will be expected to work on the duty rota when needed.
* You will be responsible for the holistic assessment of individuals and their carers' needs.
* Responsible for the day to day management of your assigned cases intervening with legal and procedural authority to protect vulnerable people at risk of abuse or neglect
* Help individuals develop and sustain their capacities for independent living and in complex situations to try and prevent or resolve conflict which may place individuals at risk.
* Complete assessments to identify ongoing needs as well as mental capacity assessments and Best Interest Decisions
* You will undertake evidence-based assessments of individuals and their carers' needs dealing with the more complex cases presented, undertaking risk assessments.
* Safeguarding adults at risk is central to your role.

Essential requirements as a Social Worker:

* 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: 0161 974 1674
Contact: Home Counties Adults Division

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