Medical Social Worker – South Dublin

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Job Description

Medical Social Worker part-time, South Co. Dublin

Social Worker required for part-time locum assignent working in busy Social Work dept of an acute hospital, South Co. Dublin

Duties and responsibilities

  • To provide a Medical Social Work service with a focus on the immediate management of vulnerable and at risk patients including:.
  • Assessing and safeguarding older persons and vulnerable adults, at risk of or experiencing abuse.
  • Responding to victims of domestic, sexual or gender based violence.
  • MSW can provide social work assessment and intervention services in cases of deliberate self-harm and problem alcohol and substance misuse.
  • Frequent non-emergent attendees
  • Frail Older Adults
  • Trauma work
  • Bereavement support
  • Follow up of patients to the wards following hospital admission from the Emergency Department may be required in some circumstances
  • Assisting with discharge planning and post discharge support services

The Candidate:

  • A recognised qualification in Social Work with CORU registration
  • Ideally some medical Social Work experience is desirable
  • Assessment experience
  • Permission to work in Ireland

For a full job description and an immediate interview please forward your CV to
Or call Brian for more information on 01 482 5352

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Brian Murray

Client Relationship Manager 01 482 5352
  • Salary: 21.41 - 31.12
  • Location:Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin
  • Type:Part Time
  • Category:Healthcare