Qualified Social Worker - Adults Hospital - North Lincolnshire

  • Job Reference: MM - NLincs110817
  • Date Posted: 11 August 2017
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Salary: £23.00 to £26.00
  • Sector: Social Work > Qualified Social Worker
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced QUALIFIED SOCIAL WORKER to fill a full time role in NORTH LINCOLNSHIRE. The ideal candidate will have a significant understanding of ADULTS HOSPITAL Services.

The starting pay rate for this locum QUALIFIED SOCIAL WORKER job is £25 per hour and is initially a 3 month contract with potential for extension.

Requirements of the role

All applicants must have a relevant qualification in Social Work (e.g. DipSW), be registered with the HCPC and have a minimum of 2 years' post-qualifying experience in a similar statutory team.

North Lincolnshire Adult Services are looking to recruit a Social Worker for the Hospital Social Work Team based within the acute trust. The successful post holder will be a registered Social Worker with experience of multi disciplinary team working, be willing to undertake Best Interest Assessor for DOLs, and some knowledge of Delayed Discharge legislation is also desirable. The Social Worker will provide social work support to vulnerable adults and their carers who are either in patients or in the Urgent Care Centre, liaising with other Case Management Teams and undertaking initial assessments to facilitate timely and safe transfer of care home with person centred support plans. They will provide social work support on a rota basis covering 8am - 8pm 7 days per week.

Contact us:
If you are interested in this Qualified Social Work position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our social work team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process ad into your work placement.

About us:
Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.
We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:
Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post-qualifying experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.