Practice Care Co-ordinator
22.5 hours per week
Are you committed to helping us support people to reduce the risk of unplanned admissions and effectively support individuals in the community?
We are looking for an individual who is caring, demonstrates integrity, works great as part of a team and always strives for excellence in everything they do to help us make sure primary care and other health services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care.
Let us tell you a little bit about the role....
Supporting our GPs, the Neighbourhood Team, people and their carers, you’ll be joining our team to help us to identify and support people who are elderly, frail or who have long term health needs.
You’ll be visiting people in the community, at home or seeing them in the practice to assess and discuss their care needs involving carers as appropriate. You’ll implement personal care plans for individual people, ensuring preventative actions are detailed to support the appropriate use of services, whilst ensuring that identified people receive the right level of help at the right time and help them to experience a joined up service by liaising with relevant members of the Neighbourhood Team.
What we're looking for from you...
You’ll be a Registered Nurse with post graduate education in health related studies relevant to long term conditions or equivalent skills. You’ll have experience of dealing with people with long term conditions, the ability to work autonomously, and evidence of working within a multidisciplinary team.
If you're interested in this vacancy and think this is the perfect job for you, please read the attached Job Description and Person Specification and apply by clicking on the NHS Jobs website HERE.
Closing date: Thursday 26 September 2019
Interview date: Friday 11 October 2019 (morning only)
For further details or to arrange an informal visit please contact our Practice Manager, Alison Lowerson, on 01400 281220.