Social Work Team Manager - Adult Reviews & Hospital Discharge

Location Redcar
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £40.00 per hour
Contact Leon Ali
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Reference HQ00117307RED_1612515512

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Work Team Manager to fill a full-time role within an Adults Review / Hospital Discharge Team based in Redcar.

The pay rate for this locum Social Work Team Manager job is £40.00 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 6-month contract.

About the role:

  • Responsible for project managing the Hospital Discharge Team (Thursday-Monday)

  • Supporting the Review Team with quality assurance by dip sampling a percentage of the Review Team's completed assessments.

  • Work closely with health colleagues to support customers who have been discharged into the community, residential and nursing homes.

  • Complete Care Act Assessments

  • Long planning of care and support needs, supporting them to step down where appropriate.

  • Manage a small team of social workers, providing professional support and supervision to them, as well as providing support to others as required. Good knowledge of the Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act 2019 - Liberty Protection Safeguards.

Requirements of the Social Work Team Manager:

  • A recognised and relevant professional social work qualification (Degree / Diploma in Social Work)

  • Registered on Social Work England

  • Previous experience as a manager in Hospital and Review Teams

  • Knowledge and experience of working in hospitals

  • Good knowledge of the Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act 2019 - Liberty Protection Safeguards

  • Third-party DBS or update service

  • Minimum of 4 years post qualifying experience

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

  • A free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine


This Social Work Team Manager 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.