Social Worker Home to Decide Team

Location South Gloucestershire
Salary £30 per hour
Home to Decide Team

Working in our Home to Decide Team, dedicated to supporting our local residents following hospital discharge. 

You will help improve the quality of services provided to adults with care, working closely within a team of service co-ordinators, occupational therapists, commissioning officers, business support workers and rapid responders to ensure that agreed performance and quality standards are achieved across the team and that working practices meet statutory and local requirements that optimise outcomes for service users.

You will model best practice and, in line with legislation, policy and guidance, you will promote the wellbeing and dignity of service users enabling self-directed support and managing risk to ensure safety. 

In line with policy and guidance you will provide recommendations including implementation of reablement or use of Telecare, and/or equipment to promote independence, and where required support implementation and monitoring of benefit to service users.

You will take responsibility for your own continuing professional development and contribute towards professional development of others, including participating in staff development programmes and the promotion of specialist skills.

Under the supervision of the Senior Practitioner, you will work collaboratively with internal and external partners and providers across the service to ensure best outcomes for service users.

You will also contribute to the development of services, policies, practices which optimise outcomes for users of social care services.