Job Description

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

The following is essential criteria:

– Degree in Social Work

– SWE Registration

– Right to work within the UK

There is an opportunity for a temp to join our mental health hospital discharge team in Sheffield City Council, pay @£30 per hour, start date asap for 3 months minimum.

Based at Michael Carlisle Centre and across SHSC Trust work sites with 1-2 days a week from home if wanted.

The candidate will need to be an experienced social worker with a mental health background.

Core tasks and duties as follows:

  • Undertaking social care assessments and delivering timely care packages for hospital inpatients prior to discharge
  • Some mental capacity assessments, BI decisions and safeguarding as required
  • Attending 117 meetings, ward rounds, professional meetings
  • Facilitating learning opportunities for ASYEs through shadowing
  • Participation in duty rota

Successful candidate will be welcomed and integrated into the team and offered regular supervision and support from a ‘hands-on’ manager

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with Children’s
  • Social Work England registration.
  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area

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