Social Worker - Adults

Location Swindon
Salary £30 - £34 per hour
Discipline
The Community Response Hub supports hospital discharges and up to 12 weeks post discharge.

To work within and demonstrate compliance with appropriate legislative frameworks, e.g. Human
Rights Acts 2000, Mental Health Acts 1983 and 2007, Mental Capacity Act 2005, Care Act 2014 and
various Carers Legislation including Personalisation.

Assess the needs of Service Users and Carers within a person-centred approach and Care
Programme Approach Framework to clearly identify and fully understand the nature and level of
their individual needs and risks.

To facilitate timely hospital discharge for service users where applicable

Develop Support Plans/Care Plans with Service Users and Carers to ensure their assessed needs are
met, through an integrated approach with health colleagues, other agencies and community
resources, in a manner which promotes and maintains the Service Users and Carers independence.

Review individual Support Plans and Care Plans, to ensure the assessed needs of Service Users and
Carers are being met; to monitor the quality of service delivery; and confirm that outcomes and
objectives are being met and whether the level of service provision or direct payment is in line with
the requirements of eligibility criteria and represent value for money.

Enable Service Users, Carers and others involved to contribute within care co-ordination processes
in order to ensure their views are fully included and their full participation is effectively facilitated.