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Social Worker - Hospital Discharge - Colchester

Job Title: Social Worker - Hospital Discharge - Colchester
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Colchester, Essex
Industry:
Salary: £28 per hour
Start Date: 25/07/2016
Duration: 3 - 6 months
REF: 4SRHDYNO1314
Contact Name: Tiannah Love
Contact Email: tiannahl@4socialwork.com
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Social Worker | Hospital Discharge | Colchester

We require an experienced Social Worker to work within a Hospital Discharge team based within Colchester. 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 Discharge 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 £28ph

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

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 Tiannah Love on 0208 911 2912

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