Senior Practitioner - Hospitals

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
14/05/2021 12:00
£25,841 per annum
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland
Post Number:
Closing date:
14 May
Further Information

Senior Practitioner: Hospitals
37 hours per week
£25,841 per annum

Carers Together Foundation is an organisation dedicated to improving Carers’ quality of life. We listen to Carers, give them a voice, provide information, practical and emotional support and promote Carers’ rights across the South Tees area.

We are seeking a Senior Practitioner to work on an outreach basis in James Cook University Hospital and other community hospitals providing a range of information and support services to Carers.

Working in partnership with professionals across the South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, the postholder will identify and make contact with Carers, raising awareness and promoting the inclusion of Carers in the admission and discharge planning processes.

To succeed in this role, applicants must have knowledge and experience of working on an outreach basis in a health and social care setting, experience of carrying out assessments and support planning with clients and have an understanding of relevant legislation and the issues affecting Carers.

This role is based at our offices in Middlesbrough and Redcar and the postholder will be required to travel to and work in other community settings.

To apply for this position, please return a completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form to: recruitment@carerstogether-rc.org.uk.

Closing date: Friday 14th May 2021 – 12 noon

Interviews to be held: w/c 24th May 2021

Carers Together is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and is a member of Employers for Carers.

Registered charity number: 1128910 Company number: 6746629