Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team - West Midlands - 2326

Charles Hunter Associates
West Midlands
£23.26 per hour
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team - West Midlands - £23.26 A council in the West Midlands are looking for a Social Worker to join their team. This would be an excellent career move for an experienced social worker looking to join a supportive, stable and well-managed team. The team is well-established, with competitive pay rates and are able to offer consistent supervision and support. Responsibilities of the role include; Working in an acute hospital setting and completing assessments in order to facilitate safe discharge. Being able to work under pressure especially during times of high hospital escalation. Undertaking mental capacity assessments and chairing best interest meetings. Knowledge of the Mental Capacity Act, Care Act, Delayed Discharges Act and Human Rights Act. Working with Older People and LD and completing Care Act Assessments. Working as part of a team within an acute setting and working in partnership with health and social care. An understanding of Continuing Health Care Check List. Good communication skills and an ability to work under pressure. Understanding of Care First although training will be given. Good IT skills and interpersonal skills. You must have: HCPC registration Enhanced, Clear DBS Minimum of 2 years post qualified experience Why choose Charles Hunter Associates? Free access to our CPD training, easily accessible online (worth £500 per annum) which contributes to HCPC You will work with your own dedicated consultant who is focused on your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience Competitive and negotiable hourly rate Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a 'friend' or 'colleague' looking for work. If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Russell Wakefield 0118 948 5555. This job was originally posted as

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