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Integrated Care Worker (Intermediate Care)

Location
Longthorpe, Cambridgeshire
Salary
£21,730 to £23,177
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
16 Sep 2022
Our client is Foundation Trust dedicated to providing high quality care with compassion that delivers many of the NHS services that are provided outside of hospital and in the community such as physical, mental health and specialist services. Main duties of the job: As an Integrated Care worker you will work closely with the nursing team to follow a plan of care in delivering high quality, best practice care to adults with a range of complex health needs within their own homes. We are looking for caring, responsive and diverse people who share our passion to deliver our service. We are looking for someone with: Experience of working in the community. Experience of working within health or social care. Experience of caring for and supporting adults and older people Demonstrate a commitment to high quality care & service provision. Good communication skills. The ability to work flexibly and as part of a team, as well as individually. Working for organisation: Trust is a health & social care organisation dedicated to providing high quality care with compassion to improve the health & wellbeing of the people we care for, as well as supporting & empowering them to lead a fulfilling life. Clinical teams deliver many NHS services not only via inpatient and primary care setting but also with the community. These services include Children, Adult & Older Peoples mental & physical health, Forensic & Specialist mental health, Learning Disabilities, Primary Care & Liaison psychiatry, Substance misuse, Social care, Research & Development. To achieve goal, Trust looks to recruit high calibre candidates that share vision & values. As an equal opportunities employer, encourage applications from all sectors of the community, particularly from under-represented groups including disabled people & members of our ethnic minorities & LGBTQ+ communities. Main responsibilities: To work as a member of an interdisciplinary community healthcare team, working across health and social care boundaries. With training, use skills from the professional areas of; Nursing, Allied Health Professionals and Medicines Management to undertake tasks as delegated in order to meet the individual needs of service users. To assist in the delivery of high standards of health care and support patients within their community setting by following prescribed packages of care. Apply competency based treatment techniques/care to patients with specific conditions under the supervision of a qualified practitioner, following a prescribed treatment/care plan. To deliver functional assessments, personal care, medication prompts, including mobility and appropriate exercise ,personal and domestic ADLs, equipment provision To provide a high standard of care Person specification Education / Qualifications Essential criteria Working towards NVQ Level 3 or equivalent level of knowledge. Experience Essential criteria Experience of working in a healthcare environment or care environment with older people Desirable criteria Has worked as a Healthcare Assistant in the past. Skills & Abilities Essential criteria Able to demonstrate commitment to high quality care and service provision Good communication skills. Ability to record messages and information in an accurate and concise way. Work flexibly to accommodate patient/service needs Desirable criteria Experience of using SystmOne or similar systems Other Essential criteria Able to travel around their work base locality
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Details

  • Job Reference: 714019844-2
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Lucam Consultancy
    Lucam Consultancy
  • Location: Longthorpe, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £21,730 to £23,177
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent