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Current Vacancies:

Social Prescribing Link Worker - Dartford

Children's Health and Wellbeing Navigator - Dartford/Weald/Tonbridge

Learning Disability Care Coordinator

To apply for any vacancy please send your CV and a cover letter to office@involvekent.org.uk stating the name of the vacancy in the email subject heading. Please note that due to high volume of applications we are unable to respond to every applicant.

Social Prescribing Link Worker - Dartford

Hours of work:  37.5 

Annual Leave: 25 days FTE

Salary: £22,460 

Contract: Permanent

Employed by: Involve Kent  

Responsible to:  Social Prescribing Team Lead

Based: Dartford Central Primary Care Network 

 

Purpose of the job 

 

Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing through referral to non-medical ‘link workers’ who give time, focus on ‘what matters to me’ with the person and take a holistic approach, connecting people to community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support. Link workers also support existing groups to be accessible and sustainable and help people to start new community groups, working collaboratively with all local partners and volunteers

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Children's Health and Wellbeing Navigator

Hours of work:  37.5 

Annual Leave: 25 days FTE

Salary: £22,460 

Contract: Permanent

Employed by: Involve Kent  

Responsible to:  Children's Health & Wellbeing Manager

Based: Various roles available, please see details below

 

Purpose of the job 

 

Improve support for children with mental health, neurodevelopmental and other health conditions, and their families, by navigating them through processes (eg diagnosis) services and structures and linking them to local groups and initiatives to improve wellbeing. Working with colleagues from across several services in developing a multi-disciplinary approach to a child’s care, ensuring a holistic approach is taken. Bringing services together to provide a seamless journey which adds both financial and patient value, reduces unnecessary duplication and builds relationships between services. Using risk stratification tools to identify at risk client groups; conducting audits and producing reports at a strategic level that will guide developments. Advocating for clients, and able to negotiate with both clients and providers, to achieve best outcomes for children and their families.

Please note we have vacancies for this post in:

Dartford - click here for full job description 

Tonbridge - click here for full job description 

The Weald (Cranbrook, Hawkhurst, Goudhurst and the surrounding area) - click here for full job description 

Learning Disability Care Coordinator

Hours of work: 37.5

Annual Leave: 25 days FTE (plus bank holidays)

Salary: £20 to £22,000 dependent on experience per annum FTE

Employed by: Involve Kent

Responsible to: Social Prescribing Team Lead

 

Based: Malling GP Primary Care Network, - Thornhills, Snodland, The Phoenix, West Malling and Wateringbury

 

Purpose of the job

Improve the health and wellbeing of adults with a learning disability, through provision of personalised care and support coordination within primary care (GP practices). Striving to improve significant health inequalities and premature deaths for those with a learning Disability.  This role will identify, empower and support people, assess their needs and work with partners, care providers and other stakeholders to develop a comprehensive personalised plan centred around what matters to the person to improve their health and wellbeing and to live well in the community.

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