Health & Wellbeing Community Navigator

Maidstone - Holland Road
 
Job Category
Community Mental Health
Location
Maidstone - Holland Road
Salary
£22,259.00 - £27,410.00 per annum
Closing date
27/11/2020
Ref
21975
Contract type
Fixed Term
Total hours per week
37.5
Description

You’re the person who can help individuals access the right help at the right time. Our Navigators understand their communities and the wide range of services available within them. They are passionate about getting it right, able communicators and focused on using their experience to connect people with the help they need in their own communities.

 

Working daily with clients, health professionals, volunteers and service providers Navigators are focused on making sure a person’s journey to better wellbeing is as easy as possible. Brokering existing service and helping to develop new local provision, liaising with primary and secondary health care professionals, checking in on progress and making sure we can evidence the outcomes of the service are all important facets of the job – a job that makes a real difference in the lives of people.

 

This role is perfect for individuals with experience of working within a community mental health and or wellbeing setting using a case management approach. A practical understanding of primary and secondary care with the ability to champion and embrace change would be useful. The successful candidate will have a solution focussed approach, be highly organised and be able to deliver to agreed service specifications and outcomes