WC1H, London
£31,434 - £32,577 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

The Navigator will support those with long term conditions and their carers to access timely care and community support services. Close work with GPs and integrated care teams is required as is accurate record keeping using IT systems. Through timely intervention and care co-ordination, unnecessary hospital admissions, GP appointments and residential placements will be reduced.   The successful candidate will come from an information/advice, social care or health background, must be computer literate, an excellent communicator, and able to work in a multi-disciplinary team. Experience of person centred planning and of working with volunteers is desirable. It is important that a candidate promotes a culture that values, protects and uses information for the success of the organisation and benefit of its clients/patients.

The post is based in Camden and travel round the borough is required. AUC offers a contributory pension, and season ticket or bicycle loan facility.

Limited rota based work at weekends is required. This includes responding to referrals received and answering service queries.

Local Government Scale SO1SCP23 – 25 £31,434 to £32,577 pa

London Weighting  Fixed term contract to March 2020 plus weekend allowance plus 6% contributory pension. 35 hours  per week   (This post may be extended subject to funding)

Closing date: Tuesday 9th July  2019 – 5pm

Interview date: 16th July 2019

 

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Age UK Camden

Age UK Camden is a voluntary organisation which exists to serve the interests of all older citizens of the London Borough of Camden, from all walk... Read more

Refreshed on: 27 June 2019
Closed date: 09 July 2019
Job ref: AUCCN
Tags: Social Care/Development, Care Management

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