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Social Worker - Adults Assessment

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
East Midlands
Location:
Derby, Derbyshire
Salary:
£30 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £30.00 per hour
Posted:
09/11/2020
Job Ref:
MIDA-120442

Social Worker - Adults Assessment - Derby - £30 per hour

We have a fantastic role available in Derby for a social worker to work in a adults assessment team.

The successful social worker will review the initial assessment on a regular basis (while the patient is an inpatient) to ensure our services are responsive to changing needs. You will also be working with older people/physical disabilities so previous experience in this area would be beneficial.

Benefits as a Adults Assessment Social Worker:

* Working autonomously
* Manage your hours effectively
* Competitive pay rate for the area

Duties as a Adults Assessment Social Worker:

* Identify any needs the carer may have and where appropriate refer to specialist agencies that can provide support.
* Actively participate in multi disciplinary team meetings and update appropriately and accurately the team on any issues that may be relevant to the patients discharge or care.
* Act as an advocate for patients and where conflict arises with family members sign post families to external advocacy agencies.
* To undertake continuing holistic assessment of patients' needs.
* In partnership with the patient identify and agree desired outcomes and agree how these will be achieved.
* Provide psychological and emotional support to patients, identifying when the level of support may be beyond the scope of an individual social worker and that other professional support may be needed.
* Where applicable liaise with external agencies to ensure the patients' needs can be met on discharge from the hospice.

Essential requirements:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Full UK licence
* Qualified as a Social Worker
* Previous adults community 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 U
* "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.

Contact Details:
Tel: 07429396945
Contact: Midlands Adults Division

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