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Senior Practitioner - Hospital Discharge Team

A Northwest London Local Authority is looking for a Senior Practitioner to join their Hospital Discharge Team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have extensive experience of working in a Hospital environment.

The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently from the beginning of the contract with little supervision.

Benefits for you as a Hospital Discharge Senior Practitioner:

  • Highly competitive pay rate of up to £34.00 per hour

  • Easily commutable via car or public transport

  • Stable contract due to the demand of the service

  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Hospital Discharge Senior Practitioner:

  • Ensure that service users are discharged safely

  • Undertake Care Act Assessments

  • Implement care plans and care coordinating

  • Liaise with other services within the council for the best intertest of the service user

  • Work to set KPI's

  • Provide advice and guidance to others in the team when necessary

Requirements of you as a Hospital Discharge Senior Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Hospital work

Location: Northwest London

Umbrella pay rate: up to £34.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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