Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team

Posted 12 January 2023
Salary Up to £40.00 per hour + hybrid working, parking available
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in Berkshire is looking for a 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 environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently from the beginning of the contract.

Benefits for you as a Hospital Discharge Social Worker:

  • Exceptional pay rate of up to £40.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • Parking available/ nearby
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

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
  • 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
  • A valid UK driving licence and car is preferred for this role

Location: Wokingham, Berkshire

Umbrella pay rate: up to £40.00 per hour

PAYE payment options 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!