Clinical Lead - Learning Disability/Transition
NHS Hertfordshire and West Essex Integrated Care Board (468)
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The ICB is looking for an experienced nurse who has specialist knowledge and experience of working with individuals who have a Learning Disability (LD). You will have worked in a specialised or community setting with experience of the Continuing Healthcare process.
This is an exciting new role within the ICB and the post holder will be responsible for developing this area of work and supporting the ICB in having a better understanding of the needs of people who have a LD.
Main duties of the job
The post holder will be the case manager for people who are within the CHC caseload and have a LD, which will include completing assessments for CHC and developing a care package for those found eligible.
The role will require a high level of communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work supportively and effectively with individuals and their families ensuring that they are fully involved throughout the process.
As people may be live both locally and across the Country, the successful candidate will be required to assess and review individuals beyond the boundaries of Hertfordshire.
Herts & West Essex Integrated Care Board is a leading NHS organisation with an award-winning governing body. Working closely with partner organisations, the ICB'sstaff design, plan and commission health services for more than half a million people and monitor the quality and effectiveness of those services.The ICB currently has vacancies for two Clinical Leads within the Continuing Healthcare (CHC) team.
In addition to the basic salary, this post attracts a High Cost Area Supplement of 5% of basic salary subject to a minimum and maximum payment per annum (pro rata where applicable) in line with Agenda for Change.
The positions can be located at Harlow, Hemel Hempstead or Welwyn Garden City.
For further information on this role please see the job description and person specification attached.
Experience and Knowledge
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).