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Social Worker - Hospital Discharge

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Adult Safeguarding, Adults Hospital
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
London
Location:
Kingston upon Thames, London
Salary:
£30 to £30 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £30 per hour
Posted:
24/03/2021
Job Ref:
LDA-130174

Social Worker - Hospital Discharge - Kingston - £30 per hour

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Social Worker to join the Hospital Discharge Team in Kingston.

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled Social Worker to use their previous experience and knowledge whilst joining a supportive and motivated team.

Benefits as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker include:

* Progression opportunities
* Flexible working available
* Long term contract
* Supportive team and management

Duties as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker include:

* Liaise and negotiate with other professionals, statutory and voluntary agencies to ensure that the best possible service is provided for clients.
* Undertaking assessments / reviews with clients being discharged from the hospital.
* Experience of working knowledge of the 2014 Care Act, MCA, MHA and CHC framework.
* Maintaining positive working relationships with other professionals.
* To be expected to also work in the D2A (discharge to assess).
* Maintain appropriate records of work undertaken and carry out required administrative procedures.
* Assess the need for social work service including the identification of risk and the need for protection, determine the method of intervention, and decide and advise on the use of appropriate social services and/or other resources.
* Manage and monitor an allocated workload within individual and group priorities and County policies and comply with the statutory obligations of the Group.

Requirements as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker include:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

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
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* 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.

Contact Details:
Tel: 0207 167 6809
Contact: London Adults Division

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