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Social Worker

  • Location

    Wembley, London

  • Sector:

    Social and Healthcare

  • Job type:

    Contracts

  • Salary:

    £25.68 - £32.00 per hour + PAYE

  • Job ref:

    5113605_1568887147

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months +

  • Start date:

    19-09-2019

  • Expiry date:

    19-10-2019

I am currently recruiting for a Social worker based within Brent Councils Hospital discharge team. This is a full-time position 36hrs per week at a rate of £25.68ph. Initially, this is a contract of 3 months with the possibility of an extension.

Your main duties may include:

  • Will be responsible for assessments and Support Planning for adults with physical disabilities and older people and people who misuse drugs or alcohol.
  • Care manage straight forward and complex cases including Safeguarding Adults and Deprivation of Liberty. Co-ordinating and reviewing multi-service care packages.
  • To work within sections 2 & 5 of the Delayed Discharges guidance to facilitate safe and timely discharge for Brent residents.
  • Complete financial assessment referral of service users, and support them to manage their financial affairs.

Skills and Experience:

  • 5 years+ experience.
  • A recognized qualification in Dip. SW, CQSW, CSS Registered with the Health Care Professional Council (HCPC).
  • Knowledge of the needs of elderly people, people with physical disabilities or drug and alcohol users dependent on the post, and of relevant legislation.
  • Experience of working with elderly people, people with physical disabilities or drug and alcohol users dependent on post.
  • A recognized qualification in Dip. SW, CQSW, CSS Registered with the Health Care Professional Council (HCPC)

Working hours will be Monday to Friday 09:00AM-17:00PM

If you have any further questions please feel free to contact me.

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