Community Discharge Case Manager - Band 6

Job ID: 770849
Location: Bristol
Category: Health
Salary: 26,565 to 35,577 per annum (pro rata) negotiable
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Job Reference: 822-BCH4446

Employer:Bristol Community Health CICDepartment:Community Discharge Coordination Centre (CDCC)Location:BristolSalary:26,565 to 35,577 per annum (pro rata)

Why Wait? - find a bright new career in the community today. It could be the best move you ever make!
Bristol Community Health Community Interest Company (CIC) is a not-for-profit social enterprise providing over 40 different services to our local population. We deliver safe, effective, high quality care from cradle to grave. The majority of our services are delivered in community settings, helping people to live life well in the comfort of their own surroundings.

To find out about the great opportunities on offer now and in future click on the Why Wait link
We provide all the benefits of an NHS employer - NHS Pension, Agenda for Change 2017/18 pay and generous leave entitlement. We recognise all continuous NHS service so you won't lose out. And unlike most NHS employers we pay the living wage.
We also offer great flexible benefits - buy or sell up to 5 days of annual leave, access a range of discounts and services and obtain financial, physical and mental health support.

Do you want to be part of a team who ensures patients get the right rehabilitation, at the right time and in the right place?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 Registered Nurse to join the Community Discharge Co-ordination Team (CDCC) as a Case Manager, 30hrs per week.

The post offers varied and interesting work with people who require inpatient or community rehabilitation. You will work across both the acute hospitals in Bristol and the community. In the acute hospitals you will be involved in assessing patients requiring further rehabilitation and ensuring that they are placed in a suitable rehab setting and working alongside the Integrated Discharge Teams .

In the community you will be joining the team at an exciting stage as CDCC is involved in rolling out the new Discharge to Assess (D2A) programme where you will be promoting independence of older persons in their own homes and liaising with the community therapy teams. You will be working in a dynamic team of Case Managers, Social Care Practitioners and Assistants providing a vital service to the diverse population of Bristol.
Come and join us at this exciting time, we are waiting for you.
You will need to have experience of working in acute and community settings; a knowledge of rehabilitation and services; good IT skills and flexible to work in a variety of locations across the city.

In return, we will give you the opportunity to develop multi-professional and leadership skills, be provided with regular training, supervision and be part of future service developments.
For further information please contact:
Emma Farwig (CDCC Team Manager) - 0117 342 6667 / 07867 461725
Kerry Joyce (Rehab Services Manager) - 07867 461725

Bristol Community Health (BCH) provides a range of community services 365 days a year, over a 24 hour period. This may result in staff being required to work a variety of shift patterns.
If you are shortlisted for interview, you will be contacted through NHS Jobs via the email address supplied on your application form. Therefore please check both your NHS Jobs and email accounts regularly for messages. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are deemed to have been received.
Current BCH employees who are successful in their application for this post will transfer automatically to the Total Reward Terms and Conditions upon appointment if they have not already done so. If the post is fixed term, current BCH employees who are successful will be offered the role on a secondment basis. The secondment will have to be supported by their current line manager and internal applicants should refer to the Secondment Policy on the staff website for further details. In accordance with policy, internal BCH staff in a redeployment situation will be given prior consideration for any suitable vacancies advertised.
BCH do not pay any travel expenses for attending interviews.Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:30 hours per weekPay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band:6Staff Group:Nursing & Midwifery RegisteredSpecialty/Function:Open to all applicants

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Apply for this jobClosing Date:01/10/2017Interview Date:13/10/2017Contact Name:Emma FarwigTelephone:0117 342 6667

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