Senior Social Worker - Hospital -

Location Central Bedfordshire
Salary £30 - £32 per hour
Senior Social Worker –
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.