QSW - Discharge Assessment and Rehabilitation Team (DART)

Reference:
AB131216
Sector:
Social Care
Salary:
£26 to £28 Per Hour
County:
Bedfordshire
Contract Type:
Temporary

Evergood Social Care are currently recruiting for an experienced and qualified social worker to work in an Discharge Assessment and Rehabilitation Team (DART).

Social worker to join their Discharge Assessment and Rehabilitation Team in order to meet high referral demands from increased ( DART) hospital activity & prevent delayed transfer of care days : To support discharge planning from the hospital.

The Social Worker is also required to enable the DART team to maintain the throughput of cases that are receiving a reablement service as well as assist us on dealing with the increased demand on the team which has resulted from us taking on all the initial assessments that come to Adult Social Care. Social worker responsibilities are :-

  • Visit service users / families, to attend board rounds on wards, to complete assessments / reviews and organise provider services for safe, timely discharge .
  • To complete timely reablement reviews, thus preventing a capacity issue arising in the reablement service.
  • To attend DST meetings .
  • To support discharge planning in the rehabilitation beds at Moorland Gardens.
  • To assist in the management and completion of initial assessment that are now coming to the community side of the DART team. We do not currently have a waiting list for this work.

Self-motivating and managing, high achiever, dynamic and innovative, able to work as part of a team and meet strict deadlines and targets. Able to promote the benefits of working together as one multi-disciplinary team and one department to minimise duplication and make best use of scarce resources Able to work with complex and challenging cases - with access to support and supervision.

Start Date
ASAP

Evergood Associates offer unbeatable benefits package, and if you are aware of a friend or colleague that maybe interested in this vacancy or available to work please contact us to pass on their details and receive a £150 Evergood referral bonus.

For more information please contact Adam on 01992 513777 (Option 3) or by email Adam.Bentley@evergoodassociates.co.uk