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Qualified Social Worker - Hospital Discharge

Qualified Social Worker - Hospital Discharge

  • Location

    South East England, England

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £28.00 - £30.00 per hour + Negotiable, depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    On going

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Qualified Social Worker to work within a Hospital Discharge Team for a Local Authority based in South East London.

Job Purpose

  • To carry out needs led assessments of service users and their careers and to manage on a time limited or long term basis and meet performance targets.
  • To complete financial assessment of service users, and support them to manage their financial affairs
  • To apply fair access criteria to determine eligibility for treatment.
  • To identify appropriate services to meet appropriate need, and negotiate contracts with providers.
  • To provide care plans to service users in receipt of services from the department.
  • To regularly monitor and carry out within guidelines of the Community Care Act timely 6 weeks/12 months reviews of services provided to service users within allocated caseload. This will include reviewing multi-service care packages.
  • To update care plans following reviews, and negotiate care packages with service providers.
  • To be familiar with the Councils policies and procedures and appropriate legislation procedures and resources

Please contact Holly at Remedy on 0208 418 7676, alternatively please apply to this advert with a copy of your most recent CV