Adult's Social Worker - Hospital Discharge - Swindon

Swindon, Bristol

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: TWHS384216_1578672559
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2020-01-10
  • Location: Swindon, Bristol
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2020-03-10
  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

Synopsis: Tradewind Social Care are currently recruiting for an Adults' Social Worker for the Hospital Discharge Team for Swindon Council.

In this role as a hospital discharge social worker, you will be ensuring that older and younger adults receive community care and support in accordance with the Care Act 2014. As an experienced social worker, you will be responsible for ensuring the safe and timely discharges from hospital.

Main duties:

  • To promote and maintain independence for vulnerable adults
  • To protect adults at risk using procedures to safeguard adults from abuse
  • With the adult and carer, formulate and implement personal budgets and support plans
  • Assist and participate in the management of the duty service and carry out screening of clients to determine criteria to be supported by the service
  • To be expected to also work in the D2A (discharge to assess)
  • To be able to identify and carry out MCA
  • To be part of the MDT and BI meetings when required on the wards

Essential Skills & Experience needed:

  • Clear Enhanced DBS check
  • Diploma in social work or equivalent qualification
  • Successful completion of Assessed Year in Employment
  • HCPC Registered
  • Must have proven experience of working in Family Placement Team
  • Must be able to deal with

Pay rate - £34 - £35

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