Social Worker - Adults Hospital Discharge

Location Cardiff
Salary £28 - £32 per hour
Discipline
You will be joining an experienced and supportive integrated discharge team, working in a fast paced environment to affect timely discharges from hospital.

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
  • The Human Rights Act
  • Committed to working in a strength based, person centred way.