Take Home and Settle/Relative Support Coordinator at Age UK West Sussex, Brighton and Hove

Hours: 16.5 per week – Monday 11am – 6pm, Wednesday & Friday 1pm – 6pm, Salary: £9,285 (£20,821.13 full-time equivalent) Location: St Richards Hospital Age UK West Sussex, Brighton and Hove enables older people to Love Later Life. We deliver a range of services and activities to meet older people’s needs. Our aims are to promote the well-being of all older people, make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience and enable people to flourish.

We are recruiting caring, reliable, empathetic people to help older people return home after a stay in hospital. The Take Home & Settle team help escort older people home from St Richards Hospital in Chichester. You will be required to collect them from the hospital discharge lounge and settle them at home, making sure they are safe and comfortable, checking heating and other facilities are working. Ensure they have eaten and possibly do some light shopping as well as notify their network of support they are home.
The successful applicant will need a practical approach, good people skills and will require a full driving license and use of a car for taking patients home in.
At AWSBH we value our people and as such our staff benefits include:
• Flexible working options
• Comprehensive, professional and personal development
• Employee Assistance Programme

If you would like to have an informal chat about this opportunity, please call Susan Brigstock-Parker, Head of Health, on 01903 717130 or 07563382866

The closing date for applications is 10am on Friday 15th January 2021 and interviews will be held W/C 25th January 2021.

To apply please visit our website https://www.ageuk.org.uk/westsussexbrightonhove/get-involved/work-for-us/ and download the application form and email to recruitment@ageukwestsussex.org.uk

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Deadline for applications

15 Jan 2021


£9,285 (£20,821.13 full-time equivalent)

Hours per week

16.5 per week – Monday 11am – 6pm, Wednesday & Friday 1pm – 6pm


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