Social Worker

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Wales | Cardiff & Vale Hospice
Cardiff and Vale Hospice
Job function
Allied Health
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum

Permanent, full time position – 37.5 hours per week

Closing Date: 23 February 2020

We are currently seeking to recruit a Social Worker for our Marie Curie Hospice in Penarth. The role is varied and key responsibilities include assessing the needs of our patients and their families, and meeting their psychological, emotional and social needs. In addition, you will be planning and supporting complex discharges and delivering bereavement support.

The successful candidate will join a supportive and forward-thinking team and have access to staff development and educational opportunities including appropriate clinical supervision.

The hospice supports patients in a range of settings, including a patient unit, day services and within the patient’s own home environment.  The successful candidate will be expected to work across all three areas, therefore a driving license is essential for the role.

Please note a job share will be considered. If you are interested in a job share please state this on your application.

About Us

Every day of your life matters – from the first to the last. When you work for Marie Curie, you understand that better than ever. We’re a passionate, committed and diverse team of more than 4,400 staff and 12,000 volunteers, here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. We offer expert care, guidance and support, to help them get the most from the time they have left.

Everyone knows our daffodil, but it’s our warmth, creativity and care that touch lives. Here, we take the time to really get to know the people we care for and those who love them. And we do whatever it takes to give them the final days and hours they deserve.

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