- This post is only open to internal applicants.
- Intermediate Care
- Band 7
- Full Time 37.5 hours per week
- Beechwood Community Health Centre
- £31,696 - £41,787 Per annum
- 20/03/2018 23:59
Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust aspires to be a leader in the digital health revolution. With the launch of a full Electronic Patient Record in 2017 the Trust aims to be the safest, most efficient and patient centred Trust in the NHS. The launch is part of a 10-15 year ongoing project of modernisation with future opportunities for research, development in this rapidly developing field of medicine. Through working at CHFT you can be part of this innovative area aiming to bring safer and more effective care to our patients.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a manager post in the Support and Independence Team. The team provides an integrated rehabilitation and re-ablement pathway for adults with a variety of needs.
You will hold responsibility for the operational management of the team on a day to day basis requiring a comprehensive knowledge and experience of using a range of appropriate and available nursing/allied health professional skills and approaches within the speciality of Intermediate Care.
You will be responsible for the operational management of a team of allied health professions, rehabilitation assistants and work closely with Calderdale Council reablement staff.
You will be responsible for the effective and efficient delivery of services within the team ensuring effective monitoring of budgets and agreed national or local performance objectives. You will review current structures and develop the service within the Intermediate Tier in the Community Division.
You will need to be an excellent communicator, have strong interpersonal, leadership, supervision, training and organisational skills with the ability to work flexibly under your own initiative, as well as part of a multi-professional health and social care team.
You will need to have a passion and ability to act as an ambassador for your profession as well a strong desire to share skills across blurred inter-professional boundaries.
Duties include: Day to day operational management skills, specialist skills in an intermediate care setting – particularly patients who have complex health and social care needs. Provide specialist advice, ensuring appropriate pathways of care and communication via liaison and referral to other agencies as required.
You will need to have a relevant degree/diploma as an AHP or in Nursing, be registered with the Health Care Professions Council or Nursing and Midwifery Council and demonstrate evidence of continued postgraduate training.
You must be IT literate (email, internet), and be able to document assessment and treatment findings within an electronic record.
Due to the community nature of the post the applicant should have access to a vehicle which should be appropriately insured for business use.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
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Further details / informal visits contact
Contact Suzie Dor Matron, Support and Independence Team- 07584612950
If you have problems applying, contact
- 01484 343441