Social Worker - Hospital Team

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Sandwell, West Midlands
£30,451 - £34,728 per annum
26 Apr 2021
07 May 2021
Job role
Social Worker
Contract Type
Full time

Are you a qualified Social Worker, registered with Social Work England who has experience of working in a busy hospital team/Intermediate Care?

The team operate a 7-day service including Bank Holidays.

We have vacancies within the Hospital 2 Home team which is an exciting opportunity for individuals who are flexible, innovative and have a proven track record of partnership working, with a can-do approach. If you can work under pressure and have a great attention to detail, then we would like to hear from you.

We are looking for staff with a range of experience, with knowledge of social work practice and legislation including the Care Act 2014 and Mental Capacity Act 2005, a good understanding of personalisation and excellent assessment and support planning skills.

You will work from various locations and will be responsible for supporting the timely discharge of people from hospital or intermediate care settings. You will be required to work in partnership with the NHS and the CCG and will have a strong customer focus.

You must have a degree in Social Work, Dip SW, CQSW or equivalent.

An enhanced DBS check is required for this role.

For further details please see Job Description and Person Specification.

We will offer you: -

  • An Excellent Induction plan
  • Regular supervision
  • Supportive Management direction
  • Generous employee benefits, including annual leave and family friendly policies
  • Supportive Health & Wellbeing

Our Values; TrustUnity and Progress make us unique, they define how we do things and are reflected in the way we behave. They are important to us, guiding and shaping our organisational culture. Our values are key to us achieving Sandwell’s Vision 2030 and also guide us when we recruit.


37 hours per week

This advert will close as soon as sufficient applications are received. Therefore, you are strongly advised to complete and return your application as soon as possible. When completing your application please refer to the supporting documents attached.

If you have a disability and require assistance in making an application, or have experienced a problem whilst applying for a position, please contact the Resourcing Team on 0121 569 3300 or via e-mail to:

Supporting documents
Job Description
Personnel Specification
Information for Applicants