Adults Social Worker - Hospital Team

Location Wakefield
Job type Contract
Salary £23.77 - 23.77 per hour
Contact Leon Ali
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Reference 167681

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a locum role for an Adults Social Worker to work full-time based in Wakefield, within the Hospital Team.

The pay rate for this locum Adults Social Worker job is £23.77 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 3-month contract.

This role will include a mixture of office / home / hospital work.


  • Complete assessments for patients on the wards within both Dewsbury District Hospital and Pinderfields Hospital to enable them to be safely discharged from hospital either directly home with a package of care or into a Discharge to Assess Bed to await a package of care or for an assessment for ongoing needs

Requirements of the Adults Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • Experience within a hospital due to winter pressures and covid admissions
  • Be able to work under pressure and to be able to effectively prioritise their workload to meet the demands of the Trust
  • Be competent in completing assessments to identify ongoing needs as well as mental capacity assessments and Best Interest Decisions
  • Pro-active fast paced
  • Care First / Wisdom Training

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place after 100 hours of work has been completed
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support with a specialist safeguarding team
  • In-house payroll system
  • Free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine


This Adults Social Worker job is advertised by Leon Ali; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.