Care Navigator

Suffolk Primary Care

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Job summary

The Birches Medical Centre are seeking to recruit 3 x part time Care Navigator’s. There are various morning and afternoon shifts available between the hours of 08:00 and 19:00, Monday to Friday. The post holder will need to be flexible to cover during times of annual leave and sickness.

Main duties of the job

The successful applicants will join our busy practice team, so the ability to work calmly under pressure and maintain a positive approach to patient care is essential.

Ideally, applicants will be experienced within a similar role however full training will be provided.

About us

SPC is an innovative partnership with like minded Suffolk GP surgeries covering 130,000 patients.

Doctors and practice staff share resources and work together to ensure patients continue to receive high quality healthcare.

Suffolk Primary Care is committed to a policy of equal opportunities in employment.

It is a mandatory requirement for all staff to have been fully vaccinated against Covid19.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Job Summary:

Receive, assist and direct patients in accessing the appropriate service or healthcare professional in a courteous, efficient and effective way.

Provide general assistance to the Practice team and project a positive and friendly image to patients and other visitors, either in person or via the telephone

Person Specification

Experience

Desirable

  • Experience of working in a GP Surgery/Healthcare setting preferred.

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.

Employer details

Employer name

Suffolk Primary Care

Address

Twelve Acre Approach

Kesgrave

Ipswich

IP5 1JF


Employer's website

http://suffolkprimarycare.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

For help with your application, contact:

Julie Cracknell

spc.recruitment@nhs.net

Date posted

05 January 2022

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

£9.10 an hour

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Part-time

Reference number

A4981-22-7209

Job locations

Twelve Acre Approach

Kesgrave

Ipswich

IP5 1JF


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