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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/03/2022.

PCN Care Co-Ordinator

Job Reference: 156-999-22-0022

GP Surgeries and Medical Centres
East Cornwall Locality GP Practices
£19,737- £24,157 pa pro rata

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                                This post is with Kernow Health CIC

The East Cornwall Primary Care Network goal is a leading innovator in the new and developing Primary Care Network model

We are looking for enthusiastic, innovative and forward thinking care coordinators to join our Network of GP practices across East Cornwall. We see our PCN Care Co-ordinator team as a key clinical resource in delivering excellence in patient health care and to help support our GP practices in ensuring all patients receive the best possible care and service

If you are looking for a new challenge where you see and support patients with their healthcare needs, as an integral part of a GP practice and PCN team then this role is for you!

This is an exciting opportunity to provide support to GP practices and patients within the locality.  As a PCN Care Co-ordinator in an East Cornwall practice you will manage your own workload to assist the practice team with co-ordination and access to services, advice, and information, and ensuring health and care planning is timely, efficient, and patient-centred. The role will include supporting digital initiatives and includes responsibilities for the co-ordination of the patient’s journey through primary care. You will work closely with our social prescribing link workers and other agencies in order to meet the personalised health care agenda.

We will provide you with professional mentoring and bespoke coaching support so you can expand your skills and confidence to best support your patients. You will work as part of a team across the PCN, supporting practices to offer patients a bespoke care package that is designed around the individual  patient’s needs.

East Cornwall Primary Care Network

The East Cornwall locality General Practices have formed a provider company Kernow Health East Ltd which will operate the East Cornwall Primary Care Network (PCN). The neighbourhoods you will be recruited to include the Saltash Practices (Saltash Health Centre and Port View), the Rame Peninsula (Rame Group Practice), St Germans (Quay Lane Surgery), Liskeard (Oaktree and Rosedean) and Looe (Old Bridge Surgery). You will be based across the locality’s GP practices providing clinical pharmacy support as part of the practice clinical teams, working either in practice or remotely as part of a clinical hub.

East Cornwall has also been recently awarded Primary Care Network of the Year, recognising the locality’s forward thinking and ambition to deliver excellent clinical care. The locality is committed to developing an exceptional integrated care team approach to better support people within the community setting.  This will bring together a range of health and social care professionals to work together to provide enhanced personalised and preventative care for their local community. If you are interested in working as part of a clinical team within general practice, then we would be excited to hear from you.

For further information and informal discussion about the role please contact Paula Varndell-Dawes (East Cornwall PCN Strategic Manager) via,





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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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