Location: Royal Borough of Greenwich
Salary: £24,000 - £26,500
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 30/08/2021
Be part of a Social Prescribing service supporting individuals, their families and carers to take control of their health and wellbeing and live independently in the London Borough of Greenwich
Charlton Athletic Community Trust (CACT) is the commissioned provider of a Social Prescribing service for Greenwich, focused on providing support for patients with non-medical needs, often complex, who are frequent visitors to primary care. CACT are looking to recruit 5 Care Co-ordinators to proactively identify and work with people, including the frail/elderly and those with long-term conditions, to provide co-ordination and navigation of care and support across health and care services.
Working as part of the Live Well Team and closely with the Live Well Coaches, the Care Co-ordinators will deliver personalised care and co-ordination of support to patients. They will work closely with GPs and practice teams to manage patients, acting as a central point of contact to ensure appropriate support is made available to them and their carers; supporting them to understand and manage their condition and ensuring their changing needs are addressed.
The post holders are expected to have excellent communication skills, a strong understanding of key issues affecting health and wellbeing, and experience that lends itself to working on a one-to-one basis in a health and care context.
For further information please download an application pack from the red box on the right of this page.
To apply for this role, please send a completed application form detailing how you meet the requirements of the role and an equal opportunities monitoring form to firstname.lastname@example.org
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