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Qualified Social Worker

  • Location

    Hackney, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Jessica Bussell

  • Contact email:

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    on going

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  • Startdate:


Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking a Qualified Social Worker.

You will need to be:

  • SWE registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK

Job Description:

Social Worker required for the Integrated Discharge Service.

  • Clear experience and operational knowledge of working in a busy and pressurised front-line team
  • Have a clear understanding of and experience working with Adult Social Care statutory duties under the Care Act 2014, Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act and other primary legislation and guidance including Continuing Health Care.
  • To demonstrate person centred working
  • To facilitate and support individuals to complete a needs assessment using a strengths-based approach, which focuses on the skills and abilities, considers their networks of support both within families and the wider community
  • See working under pressure as a challenge.
  • Work well within a multi-agency team.
  • To be able to record to a high standard and evidence based work
  • Working in a fast paced environment as this is time-limited work
  • Working primarily with older people, as well as working age adults
  • To promote and maintain independence for vulnerable adults
  • To protect adults at risk using procedures to safeguard adults from abuse
  • With the adult and carer, formulate and implement personal budgets and support plans
  • Assist and participate in the management of the duty service and carry out screening of clients to determine criteria to be supported by the service
  • To be expected to also work to the D2A (discharge to assess) model Essential visits are required when risk assessed, home working will be available. Requirements of the Social Worker:
  • Degree or equivalent (diploma/CQSW) in social work
  • Social Work England registration
  • 1 years previous experience as a social worker within adult services, particularly hospital discharge social worker

Why Choose Remedy?

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • 1st tier agency
  • Up to £250 for each social work professional you refer to us who we place*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly