iCan Project Navigator Enfield North London 3 year fixed term Contract

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iCan Project Navigator

Enfield, North London

Three year fixed term

£26,500 per annum.  35 hours per week

 

Benefits package includes pension, flexible working options,

25 days annual leave

 

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a new, pioneering programme, which is at the heart of Enfield’s prevention and early intervention services. The iCan – Independent Care Access Network, program is a partnership between local VCS providers.

We are looking to recruit an outstanding project navigator. The navigator will work within the iCan team of 5 and alongside other health and care professionals. The iCan team will adopt a multidisciplinary approach to working with people who have health and social care needs including dementia, diabetes, strokes and are at risk of / or have experienced falls.

The project navigator will be responsible to manage a caseload of referrals, acting as a ‘named person’ for individuals and their carers. The navigator will develop a holistic plan of support, ensuring the person gets the support /services they need and are connected to their community while promoting  clients to self-manage their health & wellbeing,

Candidates may come from an information/advice, social care or health background, must be computer literate, excellent communicators, and able to successfully engage with a diverse range of stakeholders. Experience of person centred planning and of working with volunteers is desirable. These posts will run drop in centres at satellite locations as well as outreach work in Enfield and some travel round the London Borough of Enfield.

The important qualities we are looking for are;

  • Knowledgeable of prevention services
  • Experience of working in partnership across the voluntary sector, integrated care networks and GP’s
  • Committed to person centred working
  • Committed to transforming the lives of older people and their carers

To request a job pack please email: info@crossroads-leavalley.org.uk

For an informal discussion please contact Jill Raines on 020 8373 6210

Or jill@crossroads-leavalley.org.uk

Closing date for applications:   11th December 2017

Interviews: Week beginning 18th December 2017

Start Date: January 2018

An enhanced DBS check is required for this post