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Permanent Social Worker - Hospital Assessment - Essex

Job Title: Permanent Social Worker - Hospital Assessment - Essex
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, Essex
Salary: £33000 per annum
Start Date: 23/05/2016
Duration: PERM
Contact Name: Wendy Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Permanent Social Worker | Hospital Assessment | Essex

We require an experienced Social Worker to work within a Hospital Assessment team based within Essex. To be successful for this role, you are required to have a minimum of 2 years recent Social Work experience of working within a Hospital Assessment team.

The successful Social Worker will have experience of:

  • Visiting and interviewing clients to make assessments.
  • Assessing priorities and writing reports to develop care plans.
  • Accepting responsibility for actions in relation to the liberty or safety of clients in emergency situations.
  • Including carers and clients' families in the assessment process in line with the Equal Opportunities Act 2004.
  • Liaising with colleagues and other agencies as appropriate including domiciliary, day and residential services.
  • A hospital social work team which is focused on arranging safe and timely discharges for service users

To apply for this role you must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
  • Be HCPC Registered
  • Be eligible to work within the UK
  • Be a car driver

Salary is £33,000 per annum, inculding benefits

4Social Work is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and Care Professionals. We offer:

  • An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
  • HCPC certified complimentary training
  • 24 hour one on one specialist social work consultant based within your geographical area
  • 4Social Work Employee Benefits Programme
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

4Social Work Ltd ensures safe recruitment through the following processes:

  • An enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.
  • Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices.
  • 4Social Work is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Wendy Moore on 0208 514 9165

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