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Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team - Basildon Hospital

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Adults Hospital
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South East
Location:
Essex
Salary:
£207 per day
Posted:
07/03/2017
Job Ref:
MBL54396

Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team - Basildon Hospital - Essex - £207 per day 

Our client is Basildon is looking for an experienced social worker to join their hospital discharge team to undertake assessment of risk involving safeguarding of vulnerable adults/carers and their families across a range of settings. You will be responsible for carrying out case loads and meeting agreed targets. You will also assess the mental capacity of service users and recommend appropriate care.

Benefits of the role as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker:
  • Scope for contract extension
  • Varied caseload
  • Small, welcoming team
Our client is looking for someone to with experience of:
  • Working with vulnerable adults in a hospital setting
  • Have sound knowledge of the new Care Act
  • Safeguarding investigations
  • Mental Capacity Assessments
  • Complex caseloads
  • Working in a fast paced environment
  • Facilitating safe and timely discharges from hospital
  • Respond quickly to referrals coming in
  • Working with patients aged 18+ 
  • Safeguarding vulnerable adults
  • Arranging short term care plans in line with the Care Act 
As a Hospital Discharge Social Worker, you will:
  • Work with vulnerable adults in a hospital setting
  • Carry out safeguarding investigations
  • Complete Mental Capacity Assessments
  • Carry a complex caseloads
  • Carry caseloads and meeting agreed targets
  • As a Hospital Discharge Social Worker, you MUST be:
  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
Why Liquid Personnel?

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Free DBS and compliance service
Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
“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
Twice weekly payroll
Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. 

Contact Details:
Tel: 0207 167 6809
Contact: Maddie Blazeby
Email:

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