Social Worker - Older People

Location Wrexham
Salary £25 - £28 per hour
We are looking for experienced Social Workers who are passionate about working with Older People.

We are a busy and dynamic team, whose remit stretches across the Community and the Hospital providing a varied caseload with those over the age of 65 and their unpaid carers. We have close working relationships with our Health Colleagues and successful candidates will have a demonstrable understanding of multi-disciplinary working and working knowledge of applying the NHS Continuing Health Care Framework and negotiating joint funding where applicable.

In return for an enhanced hourly rate we are anticipating a response from Social Workers who are familiar with the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and who are confident about undertaking assessments in line with the Mental Capacity Act.

The role will be available for 3 months initially with the potential for this to be extended.