Social Worker-

Location Lancashire
Salary £18.01 - £20.50 per hour
Discipline



To provide a strengths based, outcome focussed assessment service to all adults (with the exception of adult mental health) across community and hospital settings.


 


The post holder will be required to:


 
  • Provide a professional social work service, including statutory social care responsibilities
  • Contribute to service delivery that is strengths based and outcome focussed with an emphasis on promoting independence and enabling recovery
  • Work collaboratively with other professionals and agencies to address complex needs and achieve the most ideal outcomes for individuals and their carers that supports their choice and independence
  • Work collaboratively with health colleagues to ensure safe and timely discharges from hospital, to the most appropriate service and setting for the individual
 Our requirement is for the Lancashire 'North' Community teams to cover for all areas; -
Thornton and Fleetwood / Fylde and Wyre Rural / Lancaster / Morecambe / Lytham - 2 staff required to cover all areas.
The successful candidate will be required to attend visits when necessary so please ensure they are able to do this before submitting:
The post holder will be required to:
• Provide a professional social work service, including statutory social care responsibilities
• Contribute to service delivery that is strengths based and outcome focussed with an emphasis on promoting independence and enabling recovery
• Work collaboratively with other professionals and agencies to address complex needs and achieve the most ideal outcomes for individuals and their carers that supports their choice and independence
• Work collaboratively with health colleagues to ensure safe and timely discharges from hospital, to the most appropriate service and setting for the individual