Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Social Worker - Newcastle - £31ph mbi Medical are pleased to be working with Newcastle Hospice in sourcing a Social Worker to join their team. Job Purpose To deliver a comprehensive social work and bereavement service in all areas of the hospice, including the community if appropriate. To work as a flexible and responsive member of the multi disciplinary team advocating on patients and family’s behalf. To be accountable for ensuring own practice meets minimum national standards and is compliant with the social work Code of Conduct. The Role To undertake continuing holistic assessment of patients’ needs. Review the initial assessment on a regular basis (while the patient is an inpatient) to ensure our services are responsive to changing needs. In partnership with the patient identify and agree desired outcomes and agree how these will be achieved. Provide psychological and emotional support to patients, identifying when the level of support may be beyond the scope of an...