Job Description

£29909 - £36153/annum

Level 8 Hospital Social Worker

Hospital, social worker, adultsQualified Social Worker needed for 1 year fixed term placement to cover 18 beds on Discharge to Assess within the hospital* The key responsibilities of this position is to work in partnership with the Service Users to enable them to live independently as possible within their community.
* To undertake assessments of need with Service Users and their carers through Self Directed Support process and undertake Support Planning.
* To implement the principles of the Mental Capacity Act whilst undertaking Mental Capacity Assessments
* Undertake Continuing Health Care Assessments and Safeguarding investigations in line with National & local Guidance
* to hold complex care loads and to provide supervision to unqualified staff where necessaryTo be successful in this position, you need to have 2+ years experience as a qualified social worker within adults, hospital and mental healthWhat you need to do now
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