Hospital Social Worker

Location
York, North Yorkshire
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
28 Jun 2021
Closes
30 Jul 2021
Ref
WWYK250601
Job role
Social Worker
Contract Type
Contract

Our clients in York are seeking a Social Worker to join their Hospital Social Work Team. This full time role is for an immediate start for an initial 3 months.

Core responsibilities, tasks and duties are:

  • Assessing service users, mental capacity and best interest decisions.
  • Liaising with the discharge liaison team, as well as ward staff and family members.
  • Arranging care packages on discharge and step down beds.
  • Completing reviews and support plans.
  • Reporting any delays with service users.

To apply for this role you must have:

  • A good understanding of hospital social work.
  • IT skills, preferably experienced with Mosaic.
  • A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent).
  • Be eligible to work within the UK.
  • A minimum of 2 years recent Social Work experience within an Adult Social Work team.

Pay will depend on qualifications and experience.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults and children and expect all WorkwithYork staff to share this commitment. We will require successful applicants to undertake an Enhanced Criminal Records check via DBS.

To apply please visit the WorkwithYork website.