ROLE: Care Coordinator

SALARY BAND: Trinity Band C (£21,596 - £22,821)

LENGTH OF TENURE: Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 3x 11hr shifts p/w

8am to 8pm including weekends and public holidays

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our WEOLCCS team as a Care Co-ordinator. Enjoy a role working within a team that makes a real difference.

The goal of the end of life care system in Wandsworth is to support patients to achieve their preferred place of care and death, to avoid unplanned and inappropriate hospital admissions and to support rapid discharges from hospital. This role plays a vital part.

The nature of the role will require you to use your initiative and will involve interactions with distressed and anxious patients, their carers and families.

If you are looking for a role that will provide you with job satisfaction, great support and the chance to be part of a real team while contributing to making a real difference in patients end if life journey to make it as smooth and easy as can be then this could be the right role for you.

About the role

The key tasks within this role will be:

  • To provide an effective administration service and be point of contact to our patients, their family, carers and other healthcare professionals

  • To establish and maintain good working relationships both internal and external

  • To speak and communicate while adjusting to each situation accordingly ensuring that sincerity, empathy and compassion are shown.

About You

The successful candidate will:

  • Have proven experience in administration and an intermediate level of IT knowledge and skills.

  • Possess excellent communication skills

  • Be proactive, resourceful and organised

  • Adopt the values of the hospice and demonstrate commitment to achieving the goals of the team and the organisation.

  • Have a positive attitude and work collaboratively with others within and across organisational boundaries

What can we offer you?

  • 25 days holiday rising to 27 days after 2 years plus Bank Holidays

  • Group Personal Pension Scheme (option to continue NHS pension plan if already on one)

  • A non-contributory life assurance scheme

  • Store Discount

  • Subsidised Gym Membership

  • Cycle to work Scheme

  • Childcare Vouchers

For more information about this vacancy please contact HR at [email protected] or visit our Website.

Closing date: Monday 21st May 2018

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