Sirona Medical Limited
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Social Worker - Discharge to Assess

Social Worker - Discharge to Assess

Flexible Working Available: Shift Patterns can be Monday to Friday 37 hours per week (09:00 to 17:30) or compressed over four days (08:00 to 18:30).

We are looking for an experienced agency Social Worker with the ability to demonstrate excellent practice.

Proven track record of working closely with the community is essential.

We’ll give you the tools and resources you need to enable vulnerable adults to live healthily and independently.

And, as you continue to grow your expertise, you’ll play a key role in the development of our North Discharge to Assess Team.

You will be supporting adults who have recently been discharged from hospital or supporting them to prevent an admission into hospital.

The ethos being to support Adults to leave hospital, when safe and appropriate to do so, and continuing their care and assessment out of hospital.

Wherever possible Adults will be supported to return to their home for assessment.
Your support will be focused on enabling adults to remain as independent and self-caring as possible in their own homes.

However, some Adults may have been discharged to a temporary care home environment to aid their recovery and for a period of assessment to be able to identify their short- or long-term care and support needs.

You will be working in collaboration with health care professionals and care providers using a multi-disciplinary approach to ensure the adults receive the right support at the right time.

To be successful for this role:

- A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
- Social Work England Registered
- Be eligible to work within the UK
- Full UK driving license and have access to a vehicle 


  • Start: 02/03/2022
  • Duration: 3 months on-going
  • Rate: £207 per day
  • Location: Essex,England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Sirona Medical Limited
  • Contact: Mark Burrell
  • Tel: 020 8050 2999
  • Fax: 020 8050 2936
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: SC-req5257
  • Posted: 2022-03-02 16:50:11 -

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