An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker based at Eastbourne District General Hospital.
The Hospital Discharge Team is responsible for ensuring safe and timely discharge from EDGH and we are recruiting a full time worker.
This is an exciting opportunity to play an important role in leading, facilitating and supporting discharge with people in times of crisis, ensuring that the correct pathway is identified and that all aspects of safe discharge are fulfilled. An inclusive role, you will work closely and in partnership with other disciplines from across the NHS Trust ensuring a robust and holistic outcome.
We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and with an interest in diverse working. If you would enjoy the opportunity to work in a challenging and rewarding hospital environment, we would welcome an application from you.
You will need to be confident and competent in assessing risk, identifying appropriate need and have experience of providing social care/ multidisciplinary interventions. The ability to work effectively in a team and a commitment to customer service are essential.
In return, we offer development opportunities and a very supportive team environment.
Applications should include details of why you are interested in the role and the knowledge, skills and experience you will bring to the team. All applications will be considered against the Job Description and Person Specification.