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Social Worker - Hospital Discharge

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Older People, Adults Hospital
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
North West
Location:
Halton, Cheshire
Salary:
£25 to £25 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £25 per hour
Posted:
28/07/2020
Job Ref:
MDO-114870

Social Worker - Hospital Discharge - Halton - £25 Per Hour
This role will support the safe and timely facilitation of hospital discharge, particularly given the pressure that the Acute Trust are under at the present time and approaching winter. The post holder should have some experience in an Integrated Hospital Discharge Team. Carefirst knowledge would be desirable. Ability to hold a complex case load and hit the ground running
Benefits:

* Competitive pay rate
* Fast paced and exciting working environment
* Great for building experience of fast paced work
* Opportunity in a team that rarely hires due to high staff retention levels

Key Responsibilities:

* Responsible for a caseload of more complex cases, providing advice to other social workers in relation to their cases
* Provides casework supervision to other social workers in the team and may also supervise students, trainees, less experienced professional team members, support staff and volunteers
* Participate in the planning / reviewing of cases
* Develop and maintain effective relationships with service users, their families and carers
* Provide advice and support and promote independence and early intervention, as necessary
* Liaise with colleagues in own or other departments or external agencies to gather relevant information for assessment and care planning activities
* Maintain and update case notes and other records to required ethical and quality standards.
* Write high quality reports as required and also where required give evidence in court in relation to care proceedings
* Work effectively on complex situations, use their initiative and evaluate their own and others practice
* Be familiar with local resource networks and undertake capacity building with individuals, families, communities, user groups and voluntary organisations
* Recognised by peers as a source of reliable knowledge and advise others

Essential Requirements:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligibility to work in the UK
* Post-qualified experience

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
* 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 *

For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

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.

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Contact Details:
Tel: 01619741668
Contact: Michael Doherty

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