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Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team

  • Salary: £28 - £30 per hour
  • Location: North London, London
  • Date posted: 28-12-2020
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00007927_1609146041

My North London based client is currently looking for a Qualified Social Worker to fill an available position in their Hospital Discharge Team. The ideal Social Worker will have relevant experience in a previous Hospital role. The role will require the Social Worker to conduct assessments for the service users to ensure safe discharges form the hospital.

What's on offer for the Social Worker?

  • Competitive Pay Rate of up to £30 an hour.
  • A stable and well supported working environment.
  • Contract stability due to demand for the service.
  • Great transport links.

Responsibilities of the Social Worker:

  • Putting into place care plans is accordance with the Care Act (2014).
  • To facilitate service user choice and empowerment.
  • Conduct Mental Capacity and Care Act Assessments
  • Ensure that the service users are safely discharged from the hospital.
  • Work under the Safeguarding Act by ensuring decisions are made for the best interest for the service users.

You must have:

  • Social Work England registration.
  • A clear enhanced DBS on the update service.
  • At least 2-year post qualifying experience.

If you would like to request further information and/or register your interest in this role, email me your CV to: or call 07990044885 and ask to speak with Alex.