Experienced Social Worker - Adult Social Care Team (Hospital Team)

  • Job Reference: AP53
  • Date Posted: 30 May 2024
  • Recruiter: The Social Recruitment Company
  • Location: Bracknell Forest
  • Salary: £31.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Social Worker, Supervising Social Worker
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Samuel Noakes
  • Email: samuel@socialrc.co.uk

Job Description

Are you an experienced Social Worker with a passion for adult social care? We are looking for a dedicated professional to join our Clients’ busy Hospital Team within the Adult Social Care Division. If you have the skills and experience listed below, we want to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Hospital Discharge Knowledge: Proficient in hospital discharge processes and pathways, including Discharge to Assess (D2A).
  • Mental Capacity Assessments: Skilled in completing Mental Capacity Assessments in line with current legislation and best practices.
  • Safeguarding Experience: Demonstrated experience in safeguarding vulnerable adults.
  • Strength-Based Approach: Ability to apply a strength-based approach, utilising the conversations model to empower individuals and connect them to their community and social networks.
  • Problem Solving: Adept at working collaboratively with individuals to identify and solve problems together.
  • Driving Licence and Car: Must have a full driving licence and access to a car, as the role involves working between the office and the hospital.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, capable of interacting effectively with colleagues, patients, and external agencies.
  • Team Player: Ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team, contributing to the overall success of the Adult Social Care Team.
  • Organisational Skills: Strong organisational abilities, including time management and prioritisation of tasks in a busy environment.
  • Commitment to Excellence: A dedication to delivering high-quality care and improving outcomes for adults within the community.

If you are an experienced Social Worker with a commitment to excellence in adult social care, apply today to be part of a team dedicated to providing outstanding care and support and make a real difference in the lives of adults in our community.