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.

Trustees Wanted

Do you have the passion and commitment to be part of the team leading the Bridge on its journey to improve the health and wellbeing of local people and communities?

This year the Bridge Renewal Trust is celebrating its 10th year of working with local communities to improve the health and wellbeing of people living in Haringey.

We are a unique and ambitious charity, committed to growing as social business. This is to ensure our legacy from the New Deal for Community programme (2001-2010) has a sustained impact supporting people to flourish.

We are looking for new people to join our effective and friendly board to build from success and steer the charity forward.

We are particularly seeking Trustees with expertise in one or more of the following:

  • Law – general
  • Law – charity, property, contracts
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Social policy and impact

You will need to be able to attend quarterly Board meetings, an annual business planning meeting, AGM, community events and any elective sub-committee meetings. Trustee roles are voluntary. We pay expenses in line with our volunteer policy.

For an application pack, please email [email protected]. To discuss further please contact the Chair, Rachel Hughes on 07702207193.

Deadline for receipt of application: This is not a competitive recruitment process, as applications are received, they will be considered on merit until the board skills shortfall is met. Applications as soon as possible.