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Team Manager | Hospital Discharge Team | Central Bedfordshire

Job Title: Team Manager | Hospital Discharge Team | Central Bedfordshire
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bedfordshire
Salary: Salary is £38 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
Contact Name: Liam Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Team Manager | Hospital Discharge Team | Central Bedfordshire

Contract –

We require an experienced Team Manager to work within a Hospital Discharge Team based within Central Bedfordshire. To be successful for this role, you are required to have a minimum of 2 years recent Team Manager experience of working within a Hospital Discharge Team.

For this Team Manager, Hospital Discharge Team you will need to have a minimum of 12 months' experience of working as a Team Manager within an Adults' Social Services team. You will also need to have the Eligibility to work in the UK with previous experience working within a similar role.

The Role:

  • Arranging discharge plans safely and timely
  • Risk management issues
  • Undertaking Section 2s and 5s
  • Mental capacity assessments leading to best interest decisions
  • To ensure the safeguarding of vulnerable adults, work closely with the police
  • Report writing
  • Carrying out a high volume of assessments all across the county
  • Attending multi-disciplinary meetings

To apply for this role you must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification & experience (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
  • Experience of completing high quality Form F assessments and presenting reports to Panel
  • Financial, budgeting and analytical skills
  • Experience of direct working with children and families
  • Demonstrable experience of people management, including recruitment and selection, performance management and staff motivation
  • Ability to chair meetings effectively
  • Be HCPC Registered
  • Be eligible to work within the UK

Salary is £38 per hour.

4Recruitment Services is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and Healthcare professionals. We offer:

  • An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
  • Training opportunities and professional development
  • One on one specialist Social Work consultant care based within your geographical area
  • 4Recruitment Services Employee Benefits Programme

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact David Burgess on 0208 514 9115.