Senior Social Worker - Hospital Discharge

Location Cardiff
Salary £28 - £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.