Job Description

Experienced Social Workers to carry out assessments of patients ready for discharge from hospital. Need experience of completing assessments, MCA’s, making BI decisions, Continuing healthcare process and able to complete accurate CHC checklists and DST's with CCG nurses. Will work in a team made up of a manager 3 team leaders (advanced practitioners) 8 Social Workers (2 of which are agency and 2 ASYE) and 6 service coordinators working with Calderdale residents across 2 hospitals and in short term placements across 3 local authorities (Calderdale, Kirklees and Bradford) They will be working with multiple professionals to support the assessment process, i.e. therapy teams inc. specialist stroke, SALT, ward staff, discharge coordinators etc.

Candidates will need to have received 2 covid vaccines to be allowed into carehomes.

Calderdale council use the CIS system for recordings, experience with this system is desirable but support will be given during induction if candidates not familiar.

Candidates will predominantly work in the hospital discharge section of the team but may be required to support review and reassessment section dependent on pressures.

What's on offer for the Social Worker

· Excellent competitive pay rate – paid weekly!

· Excellent management structure with experienced leaders

· Desirable location with excellent transport links

· A stable and well-supported working environment

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with Adults
  • 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
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

If you would like to find out more information about this role, or the other opportunities have available feel free to click the 'Apply' button below or contact the team on 0161 4199285**