Your new company
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council is a forward thinking Council, who pride themselves on supporting the local borough and communities, putting the population of Sandwell at the heart of its development and future plans. Sandwell have a number of prestigious developed offices across the borough, giving you the environmental motivation to perform the best at your job.
Your new role
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough are looking for a full time Social Worker to work within the Hospital intermediate team. This is a borough wide hospital/intermediate care service. The service aims to improve the outcomes of residents in Sandwell by;
* Enabling/facilitating timely discharges from hospital
* Monitoring and facilitating timely discharges from intermediate care provisions
* Offering alternatives to hospital admissions
* Supporting people to return to independent living
You will deliver an enhanced customer experience that promotes the wellbeing of vulnerable adults to enable them to live independently for longer, supporting them in retaining and regaining their skills and confidence
Hours are 37 hours per week and would be required to work the core hours of the business, Monday to Thursday 9.00-5.30 pm and Fridays 9.00-5.00pm. The location is currently home based working, however some home visits may be required in Sandwell following a dynamic risk assessment of the needs of the visit. Access to own lap top and mobile phone would be beneficial. Candidates need to be readily available to start immediately.
What you’ll need to succeed
To be successful you will require a Social Work qualification (BA Social Work, CQSW, DipSW, CSS or CCETSW approved equivalent). It is also essential that you have a current professional registration and have a minimum of 2 years experience working with adults in a Social Worker position.
What you’ll get in return
Working with Hays, you will receive a bespoke specialist recruitment service with your own personal consultant. In addition, you will receive:
What you need to do now
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