Location Solihull
Job type Temporary
Salary £25 - £28 per hour
Reference 27122
Date posted February 09, 2021
Adults Social Workers – Solihull - Adults Services
Location: SOLIHULL
Job Type: Temporary/Full Time
Maxxima are currently recruiting for Adults Social Workers to fill a Temporary/Full Time role in SOLIHULL. The ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of Adults Services.
7 experienced Social Workers are required to work within Adult Care & Support as part of a Covid Response Team. The role is to support with current Covid-19 pressures and to assist with recovery and reset work. The Social Workers will be required to support in line with demand, for example, supporting with rapid hospital discharge and responding to urgent community referrals in order to avoid hospital admission.
The role will be for a period of 12 months commencing as soon as possible.
 Hybrid between supporting between Community Team and Hospital Team and can change depending on pressures and demands. We have had to take staff out of community to support hospital team, so we need to set up this team to assist with work on both sides. This is not one specific area they will pick up where the demand is most likely hospital discharge unit or those that have been discharged from hospital recently.
Assessments are carried out remotely via telephone and video does not face to face at the moment.
Working from home is always under review however at the moment this is the way we are working.
Post Discharge work- hospital team in two pathways 1. Short term decision and 2. Picks up the post discharge 6-week stage plans for that person.
Social worker will be involved in some aspect of the above
Preferable with hospital experience
Face to face visits may be required if there is an absolute reason to see that patient i.e safeguarding or communication reasons.
Visits will be undertaken in the future so preferably local staff.
Maxime Cane heads up Hospital discharge Team.
Qsw minimum 2 years’ experience preferably hospital experience.
Experience in Liquid logic – case management system
The pay rate for this Adults Social Workers role is Negotiable per hour umbrella
If you are interested in this Adults Social Workers vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the Social Work team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?
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