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Social Worker - Transfer of Care Team

Employer
Cambridgeshire County
Location
Huntingdon
Salary
Competitive salary
Closing date
7 Dec 2021

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Are you looking for a new exciting and challenging career opportunity? Are you a qualified Social Worker post ASYE programme? If you are adaptable, up for a challenge and keen to test yourself in a fast moving and pressurised environment, then this could be the social care role for you.

We currently have a vacancy within our North Transfer of Care Team working within Hinchingbrooke, Peterborough City Hospital and Queen Elizabeth Hospitals and opportunities to work within the community under discharge to assess (D2A) operational model.

You will be imaginative and dynamic and make a positive contribution to delivering good outcomes for people who have care and support needs to leave hospital and post discharge. As well as being able to work within an integrated setting, you'll be a person-centred practitioner with excellent communication skills..

Your role will include undertaking Care Act Assessments, Mental Capacity Act Assessments and Safeguarding work. Applicants must be experienced social workers and currently registered with the HCPC and have knowledge of the legislative framework related to adults.

You will be motivated, reliable, dependable, self-confident and able to work autonomously, above all, committed to represent the department and want to be part of a flagship for social care innovation where your flair for finding creative solutions can thrive.

We offer professional development opportunities, regular supervisions, and a supportive working environment.

For an informal discussion, contact Mariama Nsenyi on 07557135344/ Mariama.Nsenyi@cambridgeshire.gov.uk or Sinead King on 07557135365/ Sinead.King@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

This is a rolling campaign and candidates will be progressed shortly after they apply. The opportunity will be filled as soon as we identify a suitable candidate, which may be before the closing date. So please don't hesitate, we want to speak to you now!

IMPORTANT: This role will require you to enter the premises of a CQC-registered care home as part of your employment. Regulations which come into force from 11th November will require employees over 18 who enter CQC-registered care homes in Englandto have completed a full course of authorised COVID-19 vaccine doses at least 2 weeks before 11thNovember, unless they have a medical exemption. As part of your pre-employment checks you will need to provide evidence of your vaccinations or medical exemption. Your employment will not commence until this evidence is received.

Appointment to this post will be subject to the outcome of an Enhanced Disclosure obtained through the Disclosure and Barring Service. The Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We are proud to serve the diverse communities of Cambridgeshire and want our workforce to be reflective of this diversity, which we believe benefits our employees, the organisation and our communities.

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Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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