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Social Worker

Service Care Solutions are recruiting on behalf of Knowsley Council for an experienced Adults Social Worker to join their hospital discharge team.



The post is for an initial 3 month period with the view of extension.

36 hours per week.



The post will be based at Whiston Hospital, L35 5DR.



The main duties of the role will be:



  • To support the delivery of agreed plans of care ensuring that service users are supported safely and individual needs and service targets are met.

    The quality and standard of care must meet CQC fundamental standards.

  • To support clients with their personal care as determined within their individual care plan.

    Personal care can include supporting service users undertake activities such as dressing, washing, bathing or shaving, toileting, getting in or out of bed, eating, drinking, taking medication and communicating.

  • Post holders are required to be involved in monitoring the progress of service users, being mindful of triggers for challenging behaviour, seizures and acting appropriately in line with agreed guidelines and to highlight any changes in an individual's behaviour to the manager so that the support plans can be updated.

  • To provide support for individuals who may regularly place emotional demands on the jobholder; and raising significant issues to the manager.



Requirements for the position:



  • Social Work qualification

  • Must be registered with Social Work England

  • Must hold an up to date enhanced DBS



If you are interested in this role or know anyone who may be please contact Ashley Brown on 01772 208964 or ashley.brown@servicecare.org.uk



Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including:


* A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact


* Exceptional referral bonuses


* Extensive & exclusive range of vacancies across the UK


* Nationwide provider to over 200 local authorities.




* Payroll service twice a week


* Ltd and PAYE payment options available


* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email


* Loyalty schemes / bonuses


* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.





*Service Care Solutions also offer a referral fee of £250 for anyone you may know.

Once they are placed and complete their probationary period you receive a £250 bonus!

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Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.