Enfield, Greater London (On-site)
£26,000 pro rata
Contract, Three Years, with continuation subject to funding, Part-time
Job description

The iCan - Independent Care Access Network, programme is a partnership between local VCS providers.

We are looking to recruit an outstanding project navigator. The navigators ,working within a team, will work alongside health and care professionals, adopting a multidisciplinary approach to working with people who have health and social care needs including dementia, diabetes, strokes and are at risk of / or have experienced falls.

The project navigator will be responsible to manage a caseload of referrals, acting as a ‘named person’ for individuals and their carers. The navigator will develop a holistic plan of support, ensuring the person gets the support /services they need and are connected to their community while promoting  clients to self-manage their health & wellbeing,

Candidates may come from an information/advice, social care or health background, must be computer literate, excellent communicators, and able to successfully engage with a diverse range of stakeholders. Experience of person centred planning and of working with volunteers is desirable. These posts will run drop in centres at satellite locations as well as outreach work in Enfield and some travel round the London Borough of Enfield.

The important qualities we are looking for are:

  • Knowledgeable of prevention services
  • Experience of working in partnership across the voluntary sector,  integrated care networks and GP’s
  • Committed to person centred working
  • Committed to transforming the lives of older people and their carers

Previous applicants need not apply. 

Child and Adult Safeguarding Statement

Enfield Carers Centre aims to protect children/ young people and vulnerable adults who receive Enfield Carers Centre’s services from harm. This includes the children of adults who use our services

To provide staff and volunteers, as well as children and young people and their families, with the overarching principles that guide our approach to child and adult protection. This policy applies to anyone working on behalf of Enfield Carers Centre including senior managers and the board of trustees, paid staff, volunteers, sessional workers, agency staff and work experience students.

 

More about Enfield Carers Centre

Enfield Carers Centre (ECC) is a growing charity, established in ~February 2010 to support the borough's 30000 unpaid/family carers. Read more

Refreshed on: 21 January 2022
Closed date: 05 February 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Advice, Information, Social Care/Development

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