Senior Practitioner-Children in needs

Location Southwark
Salary Competitive
Discipline
Exciting opportunity for an experienced Social Worker/Occupational Therapist to take the next step up to more independent working and management. We are looking for a Social Worker or Occupational Therapist who would be interested in working on a new project with us for at least the next 6 months. The project is for a new Hospital Discharge Pathway 3 Discharge to Assess beds located in a local nursing home (maximum of 16 beds

The worker would be required to have enhanced assessment skills, knowledge and experience of CHC assessment process and experience with discharge planning. The worker would also need to complete care act assessments and MCA work.
The worker would be working as part of an MDT in the nursing home for people on a short stay 4-6 weeks as a step down from hospital whilst assessing long term needs.
The worker would need to show outcomes from the project including considering the impact on our residents.
As the role would involve going to a care home, the worker will need to show evidence of being fully vaccinated for Covid-19