Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Lee Thornton
Salary: £20 - £21
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time
Senior Assessment Officer | £21ph | East Riding
Due to the promotion and relocation of the existing staff, 1 qualified social worker is needed to work in the Continuing Health Care (CHC) Team; this team is a CCG NHS service and comprises of CHC clinicians and social care staff.
The team is a very busy one – working with service users, their carers and families and liaising with a wide range of professionals across the health and social care arena. The purpose of the team is to undertake CHC assessments, developing support plans, undertaking reviews, Decision Support Tool (DST) meetings, and sourcing the appropriate services to meet the needs of this group.
The team carries a caseload of fully health funded service users and works jointly with the Local Authority in relation to joint health funded cases.
Due to the nature of the post, we would only interview Qualified Social Workers with a proven and evidenced 2 years’ experience in Adult Care Management, a good understanding and application of the Continuing Health Care guidance would be required and a good grasp of the relevant legislation – Care Act 2014, the Mental Capacity Act 2005, the Mental Health Act 1983 (2007) etc would be essential.
9 – 5 Monday – Thursday
9 – 4:30 – Friday