Medical Social Worker

Job Overview

Are you a Medical Social Worker - looking for a new opportunity?

We are seeking Social Workers to assist in the provision of a social work service for patients and their families as directed by the Principal Social Worker. These positions are in various locations, acute hospitals.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To work as a full time member of the multi-disciplinary team of the Hospital providing within this service an understanding of the psychological, emotional and social difficulties of individuals and families in crisis
  • To assess the concerns and resources of the patient, their family or significant others, and to formulate care plans in conjunction with the multi-disciplinary team, patient and family
  • To facilitate use of community based services as they relate to patients, their family or significant others, and the bereaved, through liaison with services outside of the Hospital.

The Candidate;

  • A recognised qualification in Social Worker with Coru registration
  • Medical Social Work Experience
  • Discharge planning experience
  • Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Assessment experience
  • Permission to work in Ireland
  • Are you working abroad and want to return to Ireland? We are offering free flights to expats returning to Ireland (T & C's apply)

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