Hospital Team Social Worker

  • Location

    Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Public Sector

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  • Salary:

    Up to £26.00 per hour + Umbrella

  • Contact:

    Sarah Abney

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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OneTrue are recruiting for a committed Social Worker to work full time within the Out of County Hospitals Team based in Hemel Hempstead. The ideal applicant will have previous experience working in the same or a similar service, be very dedicated, personable and willing to contribute positively to the team and service to ensure the best and most appropriate outcomes are delivered. Applicants must have previous experience working with UK statutory services and hold valid HCPC registration.


The pay rate for this Social Worker role is £26.00 (Umbrella Company) per hour and is an ongoing contract.


Choose OneTrue for the market leading locum package

* Free DBS and compliance service

* Access to roles first increasing chances of selection for interview

* Discounted FCSA Umbrella company rates (£10 per timesheet) available

* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK

* "Placement Continuity Bonus" of £250 per 500 hours worked

* "Referral Bonus" £250 for each referral you make that achieves 100 hours in placement through OneTrue


Requirements of the Social Worker

* Degree or equivalent in social work

* Current HCPC registration

* Strong assessment skills

* Strong adult experience

* Must be a car driver with access to own transport.


Specific Role Information

Hertfordshire County Council are looking for a Social Worker to join the Out of County Hospitals Team.


Pay rate: £26ph Ltd.


To complete assessments, which are Care Act compliant, for those deemed medically fit to be discharged from Hospital who will require support to return home to the community. This could be packages of care and/or Residential & Nursing Home placements. To be able to communicate and liaise with other professionals, such Home-finders, OT's, physio's, medics, discharge planners, service users and their families. They will be computer literate and able to undertake training on HCC systems to carry out their work efficiently. Supervision will be offered.


Must be a qualified Social Worker with up to date HCPC registration. To be based at Apsley One in Hemel Hempstead but travelling to and from Stoke Mandeville Hospital and to and from Luton & Dunstable Hospital. Mileage can be claimed but they must have their own transport. I need the Social worker to have Hospital social work experience, experience in Safe Guarding and Continuing Health Care. They must be professional and flexible with the needs of the service at the forefront of all that they do. They need to be able to work within time scales and at a fast pace.

They must have a current driver's license and have their own transport.



The Social Worker vacancy is managed by Sarah Abney; if you are interested in applying for this position, please click below 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.