Experienced Social Worker (Adults)

Location Devon
Salary £34.00 - £36.50 per hour
We currently have a vacancy for one Experienced Social Worker to work part time - 4 days a week within the hours of Mon-Fri 9- Undertaking Social Care Assessments to support hospital discharge under the Care Act 2014 and S117 of the Mental Health Act. This will include creating social care action plans and applications to panel for funding and any related safeguarding work if necessary. The post holder will sit within the MDT’s of the Russell Clinic and Junipers Ward in Exeter (our inpatient rehab and PICU ward).Line management, peer support, supervision and allocations will come via a dedicated social work team manager. Attendance at ward MDT’s – Ward Rounds and other related ward/discharge meetings. They will have access to Multi-disciplinary Team input and support from both the social work team and the ward teams but be line managed by a dedicated social work / social care team manager. The majority of the working week will be spent on the wards supporting discharges.