Hospital Discharge Social Worker

Posted 26 January 2024
Salary Up to £35.00 per hour
LocationEast London
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in East London is looking for a Social Worker to join their Hospital Discharge Team. This is a Locum Social Work role offering £35.00 per hour!

Benefits for you as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker:

  • Highly competitive pay rate of £35.00 per hour
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • Parking available/ nearby
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker:

  • Ensure that service users are discharged safely whilst working to set KPI's
  • Undertake Care Act Assessments and Mental Capacity Act Assessments
  • Complete assessments once service users have been discharged
  • Work to a discharge to a assess model
  • Liaise with other services within the council for the best intertest of the service user

Requirements of you as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Hospital work
  • Ability to work in the office on a full time basis

Location: East London

Umbrella pay rate: £35.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

If this role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!