Social Worker

Location
Warwick, Warwickshire
Salary
£29,577 - £32,234 (pro rata).
Posted
01 Apr 2021
Closes
25 Apr 2021
Job Ref
RA0002158
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Part-Time

 About Us

We are seeking a Part Time Social Worker to join the Warwick Hospital Social Care Team. 

We have three hospital Teams in Warwickshire which operates county wide and has bases in South of the County; Warwick, North Warwickshire, Rugby and Bedworth and teams comprises of Social Care Practitioners and Social Workers. 

Successful Candidate will be part of the Wider hospital Teams even though the base will be Warwick Hospital. 

The Role

 

You will be required to work with a variety of customers from 18 years and above who come into our acute and community hospitals. These include people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, mental health, carers and their families and other professionals. 

 

You will be required to undertake outcome focused assessments, support planning and reviews.  Focusing on strengths, you will enable customers to identify outcomes, meet their full potential and maximise their independence. As a strong team player, you will be required to contribute to the development and promotion of the Hospital Teams, using imaginative, creative, and innovative ways of meeting the support needs of adults and their carers.

The roles require applicants to be able to work under pressure within hospital setting and discharge customers promptly. 

For further details please see the Job Description and Person Specification.

  

Key Requirements 

 

Be able to work 5 days over 7 days, to support a streamline service and support timely discharges. The hospital teams currently work one weekend in 4 (4 weekly Rota). Candidates should be prepared to work weekends.

 

To work closely with the Multidisciplinary Health & Social Care team.

 

To participate fully in the duties of the team, including team meetings and other meetings determined by the Team Leader and/or Operations Manager. 

Hospital Social Care Experience will be desirable- practitioners should be willing to learn within a fast-paced environment.

In Warwickshire, we use the Mosaic IT System- Knowledge of Mosaic will be desirable but training will be provided. 

Additional Information

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

For further information about this role please contact hiring managers Tippy Khumalo 07717 851185 OR tippykhumalo@warwickshire.gov.uk

Closing Date: 25th April 2021

Interview Date: 10th and 11th May 2021

To apply for this vacancy please click on the 'Apply' button.
 
Our method of application is online, please note, CV’s should not be submitted unless asked to do so.

 
If you are unable to apply using the 'Apply' button please contact the Recruitment Centre on hrandpayroll@warwickshire.gov.uk including your contact details and any relevant screenshots.
 
You will be notified of our shortlisting decision via email, so please check your email on a regular basis after submitting your application.

As part of being a Disability Confident employer we guarantee to interview anyone with a disability whose application demonstrates that they meet the criteria for the post. This means the qualifications, skills or experience defined as essential in the person specification.

Should you require application forms in an alternative format / language or any adjustments to be made throughout the application process or upon appointment, please contact hrandpayroll@warwickshire.gov.uk  and we will make every effort to meet your specific requirements.

Warwickshire County Council is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff. Would particularly welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from the BAME community, people with a disability and people from the LGBT+ Community.