Hospital Social Worker

Posted 24 January 2023
Salary Up to £38.00 per hour + £150 weekly allowance
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in West Sussex is looking for an Experienced Social Worker to join their Hospital Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience working in a Hospital or Community based role. The key to success in this role is to be able to start the contract confidently and work with a strength-based approach to each case.

Benefits for you as an Experienced Hospital Social Worker:

  • Exceptional pay rate of £38.00 per hour or £35.00 per hour plus £150 weekly allowance for out of borough candidates
  • Hybrid working available
  • Community led approach to practice
  • Easily accessible via car
  • A stable contract due to the demands of current winter pressures

Your responsibilities as an Experienced Hospital Social Worker:

  • Work to support people to regain their independence following hospital admission
  • Care coordinating
  • Undertake Social Care Assessments within the community
  • Ensure each individual service users needs are met to ensure the best outcomes possible
  • Liaise with other services within the council for the best intertest of the service user

Requirements of you as an Experienced Hospital Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Hospital and Community based work
  • A valid UK driving licence is essential to this role

Location: Horsham, West Sussex

Umbrella pay rate: £38.00 per hour or £35.00 per hour plus £150 weekly allowance

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!