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Care Co-ordinator

Job Reference: J291-A-21-0541

Employer:
Viaduct Care CIC
Department:
Wellbeing and Self Care
Location:
Stockport
Salary:
Band 4 (£22,549-£24,882)

* *Previous applicants need not apply**

Are you looking for a new challenge?

We currently have the following exciting opportunities for 3 Care Co-ordinators within Viaduct Care.

Details for our new posts are confirmed follows:
• Band: Band 4 (£22,549-£24,882)
• Hours: Full Time 37.5 hours per week (Mon to Fri)
• Tenure: Permanent
• Bases: Variable across PCN and Stockport...

PCN: Victoria Specialty: Learning Disability, Older Adults, Serious Mental Illness, Alcohol (2 posts available)
PCN: Cheadle Specialty: Frailty, Learning Disability, Serious Mental Illness (one post available)

Please clearly identify if you have preference in terms of speciality and/or locality (PCN) in your supporting statement.

Viaduct Care is the GP Federation and is a partnership of all GP practices across Stockport. The federation was formed to empower local GPs to provide the best possible care for patients whilst tackling some of the challenges faced by General Practice by helping doctors and other healthcare professionals work together, share resources and expertise.

Our vision is to be consistently recognised for enabling the delivery of high quality patient centred healthcare, which is innovative, equitable, efficient, effective and contributing to a healthy population in Stockport.

Our Care Co-ordinator roles will involve working with patients with a range of presentations and also their families and carers. The care co-ordinator will be integral in overseeing the interdisciplinary care and will be responsible for co-ordinating a package of care and support from a variety of specialists who may be working with the patient.

You will support all key activity across the PCN; supporting the PCN manager and practices by co-ordinating activity and providing an efficient, well organised administrative and operational support to the clinicians and managers in the network to ensure effective timely delivery of the PCN objectives.

These roles may be aligned to a number of specialisms including:

• Safeguarding
• Learning Disability
• Older Adults/Dementia
• Serious Mental Illness
• Frailty
• Cancer
• Alcohol

The successful candidate must be educated to GCSE level in Maths and English or equivalent and a relevant Level 3 Health or Social Care qualification or equivalent would be desirable. You must demonstrate a knowledge of the personalised care approach and an ability to recognise and respond appropriately to risk and safeguarding concerns. Candidates with particular interest or experience in the above specialisms would be welcomed but not essential.

For an informal discussion, please contact via.viaductcarehr@nhs.net and a member of the team will contact you.

The closing date for applications will be 29th November 2021.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 14th December 2021.

Why join Viaduct Care?

Whatever stage you’re at in your career, we’ll provide you with the high-quality support you need to continue developing your skills, achieve job satisfaction and help shape the future of healthcare to make a real difference to people’s lives.




Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.



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