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Integrated Care Community Care Navigator

NHS AfC: Band 4

Main area
Care Navigator Community Services
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 4
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Part-time 18.75 hours per week
Job ref
331-C0730519
Site
Millom
Town
Millom
Salary
£21,089 to £23,761 per annum pro rata
Closing
27/05/2019 23:59

''A great place to be cared for; a great place to work''

 


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Care Navigator to join the core team of the Millom Integrated Care Community (ICC). The Care Navigator will work flexibly for 18.75 hours per week based within the Millom GP practice/Community Hospital facility.

We are looking for a self-motivated, friendly and proactive person who is passionate about improving care. Millom ICC was created to help bring together local health and care organisations with a focus to ensure that local people are supported to improve their own health and wellbeing, and that when people are ill or need support, they receive the best possible joined up care.

There is a requirement for the post holder to have the Assistant Practitioner qualification and or be undertaking/readiness to undertake the Trainee Nurse Associate qualification, along with excellent written and verbal communication skills with computer literacy, and good organisational and time management skills.

You will work proactively with the multi disciplinary team in planning, delivering and evaluating care for patients. Offering signposting/navigation to prevent social isolation and making best use of our community assets.

Qualified Assistant Practitioners will commence within Agenda for Change B4.

If you wish to apply to enter the Nurse Associate Training as part of this role the pay will follow Agenda for Change Annexe 21:

For those who enter the NHS and undertake all their training whilst an employee. Typically, develop their knowledge and skills significantly during a period of time measured in years. Given the significant change in knowledge and skills during the training period the use of job evaluation is not appropriate. Pay should be determined as a percentage of the pay for qualified staff.

For trainees covered by paragraph 2 above, where periods of training last for between one and four years, pay will be adjusted as follows:

Up to 12 months prior to completion of training: 75 per cent of the pay band maximum of the fully qualified rate

The Trainee Nurse Associate programme covers a period of 2 years.

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period. This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For Information Please contact Jenny Riley ICC Development Lead

jenny.riley@mbht.nhs.uk

tracey.lees@mbht.nhs.uk