Social Worker - Continuing Healthcare Team

Posted 10 January 2023
Salary Up to £35.69 per hour + parking available
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

Portsmouth City Council is looking for a Social Worker to join their Continuing Healthcare Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience working in a Multidisciplinary, CHC environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently from the beginning of the contract with little supervision.

Benefits for you as a Continuing Healthcare Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay rate of £35.69 per hour
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Parking available/ nearby
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a Continuing Healthcare Social Worker:

  • Work within the CHC framework to complete CHC assessments and reviews
  • Complete Care Act Assessments and reviews
  • Attend dispute resolution meetings and/or CCG panel
  • Completion of Mental Capacity Assessments and best interest decisions
  • Completion of safeguarding enquires where applicable
  • Present cases to panel when necessary

Requirements of you as a Continuing Healthcare Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Multidisciplinary/ CHC work

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire

Umbrella pay rate: £35.69 per hour

PAYE payment options are available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 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!