Social Worker-DMH

Salary £26.18 - £28.58 per hour
West Locality - to support all individuals requiring longer term adult social care support (excluding individuals who are supported by Humber Trust for specialist Learning Disability or Mental Health input). Referrals to the teams will come directly from See & Solve Community, for ongoing support following Active Recovery and after a hospital discharge package has been put in place. The teams work jointly, between Social Work and Occupational Therapy as well as with Sensory and Telecare colleagues, to identify the goals an individual wants to achieve and the best way to achieve these. The teams also ensure individuals receive timely and proportionate reviews ensuring that an individual’s goals and actions are reflecting changes in their life and support them to be independent. Undertake proportionate assessments, determine eligibility, and assess risk. Plan care and support and make the best use of available resources to enable people to live the life they choose. To ensure people are given correct financial advice and information about charging processes of the council. This is a backfill for a SW undertaking Continuing Health Care work for which funding has been given by CCG.