Social Workers (Adult Social Care)

Locations:

Merlyn Vaz Health & Social Care Centre- 2 x Full Time, 1 x Part Time (18.5 hours/week)- levels 1-3

Bosworth House- 1 x Part Time (18.5 hours/week)- level 3

At Leicester City Council, we are changing the way we deliver adult social care and support services.  We work within a wider context of individual’s own abilities, family and wider community support in a strength-based approach. We work very closely with our Health colleagues in the Integrated Locality Teams to maintain the health and wellbeing of people in Leicester is a shared responsibility.

Localities:

Candidates will need to demonstrate a commitment to working in partnership with service users and carers to assess needs, identify outcomes and plan support to meet these. Excellent assessment, risk management, organisational and communication skills and IT skills are essential.

Be part of our positive, an excellent Supported Residence Care Team and the Duty Hub and help improve dignity, independence and quality of life for people in Leicester

Health Transfers:

We are seeking an enthusiastic, energetic and motivated Level 3 social worker to join our dynamic and supportive multidisciplinary team working across Health Transfers with a range of service users.  You will support complex discharges that require your specialist social work skills to facilitate safe and timely discharges from the hospital setting back to the community.

Your role will be key to ensuring that the hospital team can respond to increasing demands with the continued delivery of a high quality service promoting choice and independence. You will ensure the timely completion of quality assessments and reviews of discharged patients.

Requirements of the post:

For an informal discussion about this post please contact

Localities- Sezer Domac on 0116 454 6331

Health Transfers team- Michaela Scott on 0116 454 5663

Test & Interview dates: 29th & 30th November 2018

 

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