SW Locums are looking for a number of Social Work England registered Social Workers to work as Care Co-Ordinators within this NHS Service. Remote and flexible working offered.
Some home visits are required and are determined on a risk assessed basis.
You must be able to demonstrate skills in assessment, analysis, including risk analysis, and case planning to meet the needs of vulnerable adults, creating imaginative and innovative care packages
Ability to apply research and evidence based practice to own work to ensure positive outcomes for service users.
Able to take a lead within the service on a specialist area to promote knowledge across Adult Services and partner agencies
Brief description of duties:
You will have telephone contact with patients and will also conduct face to face home visits, and clinics where you will assess their needs and support them by signposting them to the agencies that can help them to improve or maintain their quality of life and wellbeing.
A broad knowledge of Health and Social Care services is necessary, as is an understanding of the diverse opportunities offered by the voluntary sector in this locality.
The successful candidate would need to be flexible and adapt to the changing requirements of the service as it evolves.
As part of your role you would be required to evidence your work to support evaluation of the service and participate in social prescribing for patients.
Excellent IT skills are required for this post.
You must be capable of Case Management
With SW Locums you can rely on: