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Social Worker - Hospital / Reablement Project

  • Salary: £30 - £32 per hour
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 31-10-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006851_1572541242

Reading BC are looking for a Locum Social Worker to join an exciting new Hospital & Reablement Social Work project. As a Social Worker, you will be part of the Reablement Project Team to develop the Multi-Disciplinary Team working with the Primary Care Networks.

This is a rewarding and high profile opportunity to help alleviate Winter hospital pressures on this local authority and will greatly enhance any Social Work CV.

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Discharges from a hospital setting
  • Safeguarding
  • Mental Capacity Assessments
  • Assessments under the Care Act 2014
  • To promote personalised care pathways ensuring choice and control for all eligible individuals; and work with others to influence and shape the local environment
  • To promote social inclusion and accessibility
  • Ensure that identified needs are understood individually, by locality and fed into strategic commissioning
  • To support the prevention agenda enabling people to remain more independent in their own homes

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Reading
Salary: £30 - 32 per hour ltd

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

If this opportunity 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!