Adults Social Worker - Hospital Discharge

Up to £10,000
16 Jan 2021
15 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Part Time
Our client, a Local Authority based within the South East London area, is seeking an interim Adult Social Worker for its Hospital Integrated Discharge Team.

Rate of pay is £30ph (umbrella).

The role will involve the following:
  • To facilitate the safe discharge of service users from hospital.
  • To assess the needs of older people and people with physical and learning disabilities or mental health problems, and their carers.
  • To devise re-enablement programmes, with service users and their carers, which will maximise their ability to function independently.
  • To carry out statutory duties, this will include the safeguarding of adults policy and procedures.
  • To maintain and develop community and preventative support through direct work and liaison with other agencies both statutory and voluntary.

Requirements of the role:
  • Qualified Social Worker
  • Social Work England registered
  • Enhanced DBS â€" this can be provided at no cost by REED

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Some facts about working for Reed:

We “Love Mondays” but we also technically work for free 1 day per week as 18% of our business is owned by the Reed Foundation which supports good causes around the world.

We are a family-run business and we just celebrated our 60th birthday!

Our company values are:
  • We are fair, open and honest
  • We take ownership
  • We work together

We are also lucky to run many Local Authority contracts, we are a trusted partner for these clients and, as such, our conduct is impeccable.