Care Navigator

Salary: £25,500 – £28,560 per annum + 6% pension
Hours: 36 hours per week
Based at: Various GP Surgeries as assigned
Contract: One year (possible extension)
Closing date: 6 August 2020, 12 noon
Interviews: 13 August 2020

The Bridge Renewal Trust, in partnership with the NHS, are delivering care navigation services for older people in Haringey.   

As a Care Navigator, you will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to support frail older patients in Haringey by providing individual holistic assessments and directing patients to appropriate services including activities that may help to promote their health, wellbeing and independence.

The Bridge Renewal Trust is a charity that delivers practical ways that people can live healthier, long and fulfilling lives – thus playing our part in working towards reducing health inequalities and building stronger communities.

Are you a passionate and dynamic individual with excellent organisational and interpersonal skills; and a proven track record of working in a multi-disciplinary team, working closely with GP practices and other healthcare professionals, the general public and voluntary sector?

We are currently recruiting a Care Navigator who will focus on helping patients to make full use of local community and voluntary sector services available locally, as well as those provided by health and social care providers.  The key requirements for this post are experience of working with clients providing person-centred care and being familiar with voluntary and community services to respond holistically to patients’ health and wellbeing needs.

This is a unique opportunity to join a progressive organisation where we value and reward the performance of our staff. 

To apply, please email or post your CV with contact details of two referees, a supporting statement demonstrating how you meet the requirements set out in the Person Specification and completed equal opportunities monitoring form to [email protected] or send by post to The Bridge Renewal Trust, Laurels Healthy Living Centre, 256 St Ann's Road, London, N15 5AZ.