IG1, Ilford
£23,452 - £23,542 pro rata
Contract, 1 year, Full-time
Job description

Recruitment: Care Navigators at Age UK Redbridge, Barking and Havering

Age UK Redbridge, Barking and Havering is recruiting for:

Care Navigator/Social Prescriber Home First

Hours: 28 - 35 hours per week
Closing date: Wednesday 8th September 2021
Proposed interview date: Monday 13th September 2021

We are looking for a Care Navigator to join our Care Navigation team supporting people with multiple long-term conditions and other specified groups to self-manage ensuring they have maximum support at home, enabling choices and access to services in the community to achieve the best possible quality of life and independence.

The Care Navigator will provide time-limited guidance to people with long term conditions and to their carers as well as other specified groups. Key duties include establishing a support plan with the patient and carer; signposting the patient and carer to services available in the community.

Successful applicants will have experience of working with older people or people with multiple long term conditions in health, social care or advice and information, in a paid or voluntary capacity. They will need to be excellent communicators and able to work effectively both one to one and as part of a team as well as supporting and motivating volunteers. Good computer skills and accurate record keeping are also required. An enhanced DBS Disclosure is required for this post.

For further details and a full application pack please check our website  

Completed application forms and Equal Opportunities Forms should be returned to Gabby O’Neill using the email adminor alternatively post to Recruitment, Age UK Redbridge, Barking and Havering, 4th Floor, 103 Cranbrook Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 4PU.

Refreshed on: 20 August 2021
Closed date: 08 October 2021
Job ref: 08/21
Tags: Advice, Information, Care Management

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