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Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Adults Hospital
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South West
Location:
Swindon
Salary:
£28 per hour
Posted:
29/08/2017
Job Ref:
SHA-62492

Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team - Swindon - £28p/h   
   
Our client in Swindon is looking for a Social Worker to join their Hospital Social Work Team. The ideal Social Worker will be able to hit the ground running in a multi disciplinary setting.  
 
Due to the fast paced nature of this role, experience working in a hospital social work team would be advantageous. The post is based in Swindon itself within the hospital discharge team. You will be responsible for carrying out hospital discharges across the county. The pay rates are negotiable depending on experience.  
 
Benefits of the role as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker:  
  • Friendly supportive team
  • Pleasant working environment
  • Regular supervision
  • Access to 'My Liquid Rewards' discount scheme  
As a Hospital Discharge Social Worker, you will be responsible for:
  • Carrying out a high number of assessments across the county
  • Arranging safe and timely discharge plan
  • Undertaking Section 2s and 5
  • 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  
As a Hospital Discharge Social Worker you will be:  
  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Familiar with working in a fast paced, multi-disciplinary environment
  • A full UK license holder
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 6981
Contact: Sam Hamilton

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