Tower Hamlets Hospital Discharge Social Worker SW2189

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Greater London
  • Role: Rolling temp contract
  • Salary: to £35per hour
  • Reference: SW2189
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SW Locums are looking to recruit an experienced Qualified Social Worker with extensive UK, Hospital Discharge experience.

You will be required to work in this well established and supportive team and be able to contribute positively. The candidate must have homelessness experience and skill of writing s184 notification letters, and of course the Homelessness Reduction Act 2018.

The Post holder will be responsible for the provision of high-quality housing options, advice and assistance to patients in the hospital and must have a good working knowledge of Homelessness Legislations and the provisions.

Role is to work with the hospital team to facilitate safe and timely hospital discharge into suitable and appropriate accommodation for all Tower Hamlets residents.

The person will work with the Hospitals routes to routes team to refer clients to their borough of residence.

The person will support discharges from hospitals for all Tower Hamlets residents who need social care or housing support from:

  • Royal London Hospital
  • Newham
  • Mile End

At SW Locums you will benefit from:

  • Constant support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • Great rates of pay.
  • No “waffle” straight talking, conscientious and informed advice.
  • Fastest and accurate payments available.
  • Contact available 24/7.
  • Access to exclusive vacancies nationwide.
  • Free DBS and compliance service.
  • Access to on-going training opportunities.
  • Industry leading “Refer a Friend” recommendation scheme offering up to £300 for successfully placed referrals.
  • Excellent “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *
SW Locums follow the government guidelines on ensuring safety of all during the risk of Covid-19.
* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.