Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Team

Location Lancashire
Salary £27 - £30 per hour
There Hospital Discharge Team focuses on D2A to residential and nursing home placements – pathway 2 out of hospital. Within 6 weeks a decision is made for the service user to either return home with a POC or remain in 24 hour care.

In this role you will play a vital role in completing assessments and interventions based upon the client's strengths and focus on what is important to them, offering a truly holistic strength based approach. You would have the ability to engage with service users and their carers to undertake those assessments. At present most assessments are being completed virtually over teams or the phone due to the COVID restrictions but on occasion home visits are required to assess need/ risk face to face either at home or in the care home.