Qualified Social Worker

Location Cardiff, Cardiff, Wales
Salary £28 - £31 per hour
Qualified SW to work within the Single Point of Access for speedy and effective hospital discharges. If the candidate is familiar with Care1st – this would be advantageous.

The successful candidate will work to the Lead social worker in the SPA, working alongside therapists and providers to effect discharges. Experience in managing assessments , multi-disciplinary work and ability to respond to deadlines an advantage.

You will be joining an experienced and supportive integrated discharge team, working in a fast paced environment to affect timely discharges from hospital.

Necessary qualities:
Role will include deputising, where necessary, for Manager in meetings. Ability to plan strategically Knowledge of legislation framework governing Delayed Transfer of Care (DTOC) Experience of supervising staff, as this will be a key element of the role.

Excel skills beneficial Knowledge of Care First preferred although training will be given Excellent time management and prioritisation skills Ability to effectively chair meetings Knowledge of discharge planning in hospital setting Excellent assessment skills
Ability to work with a wide range of professionals championing the voice of the adult at all times. Candidates must have a sound knowledge of Social Services and Well-Being Act, Mental Capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and The Human Rights Act Committed to working in a strength based, person centred way.