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Social Worker - Hospital Discharge

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Adults Hospital
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
East Midlands
Location:
Derbyshire
Salary:
£20.80 per hour
Posted:
03/05/2017
Job Ref:
HDA56976

Social Worker - Hospital Discharge - Derbyshire - £20.80 per hour    
 
An opportunity has arisen in Derbyshire for a Qualified Social Worker to join their hospital discharge team in Walton Hospital, Chesterfield. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-managed, supportive and structured team.   
 
The successful candidate will be working in a multi-agency team in a fast paced environment. The main responsibility to be facilitating safe and timely hospital discharges. 
 
Benefits of the role as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker:   
  • Supportive line manager
  • Potential long term opportunity    
  • 3 month contract which is likely to be extended 
Typical duties as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker:      
  • Carrying out a high number of assessments across the county
  • Arranging safe and timely discharge plans
  • Mental capacity assessments leading to best interest decision
  • Working closely with the police to ensure the safeguarding of vulnerable adults
  • Report writing
  • Attending multi-disciplinary meetings 
  • Assessing eligibility for continuing health care applications
  • Risk management issues  
Requirements:         
  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • Be registered with the HCPC
  • Have a full UK license        
Why Liquid Personnel?

Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”
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
Free social work training events and CPD webinars
Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.  

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6960
Contact: Hannah Davies
Email:

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