Social Worker - Adult Services

Headington, Berkshire

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: 5185736ASWC_1630671447
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2021-09-03
  • Location: Headington, Berkshire
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2021-11-02
  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

Adult Social Worker - Hospital Discharge - Oxford

We are recruiting for a Hospital Discharge social worker for an ongoing 3 month contract in Oxford. Candidate will need to be proactive in their approach, with a knowledge of client centred strength based assessments.

Candidates will look at discharge planning and multidisciplinary working to support patient flow through the acute hospitals. Working together with all service users to empower and promote independent living within their communities.


Work in partnership with a team of Social Workers, case coordinators and health professionals

  • Support the transition to independence for vulnerable adults
  • Assist and participate in the management of the duty service and carry out screening of assessment notices to determine the appropriate discharge pathway
  • To manage complex discharges; identify and carry out Mental Capacity Assessments and chair best interest meetings
  • Carry out strength based assessments
  • Protect adults at risk of abuse


- Social Work Qualification

- Social Work England Registration

- Available at short notice

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  • The best hourly rates
  • Free yearly DBS disclosures
  • Discounted training courses for working locums along with access to vacancies across the UK.

If you're interested in the role, please don't hesitate to get in contact.


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