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Social Worker – Suffolk – Hospital/Discharge to Assess

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced Social Worker to join the Hospital Discharge Team based in Suffolk.

As a successful candidate, you will be joining a Hospital Discharge team that has well-established effective working partnerships with a variety of health professionals across the system. As a team, you will be working collaboratively to ensure that people are supported to be discharged from hospital in a safe and timely manner.

What’s in it for you as a Social Worker?

  • Working autonomously
  • Manage your hours effectively
  • Competitive payrate for the area
  • 4 long days accepted
  • Hybrid working

Your main responsibilities as a Social Worker include:

  • Undertake strengths-based and person-centred assessments to meet individuals needs to be safely discharged from hospital
  • Evidence an experience knowledge and application of legislation relevant to role including Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act 2005 and appropriate discharge guidance. 
  • Ensure that critical analysis and evidence-based practice is central to all decision making. 
  • Work collaboratively with professionals across health and social care to holistically meet individual’s needs.
  • Manage a complex case load and prioritise the competing demands and time pressures of ensuring timely discharges.
  • Complete safeguarding enquiries, mental capacity assessments and best interest’s decisions.
  • Support Students, ASYE’s and other colleagues with regular supervision and guidance.

What we are looking for in a Social Worker:

  • 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 *

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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Social Worker – Suffolk – Hospital/Discharge to Assess

Job details
Sector: Social work
Location: Suffolk
Salary: £32 - £32 phr
Type: Temporary