Carers' Resource is the local, specialist carers' centre for the
Bradford and Airedale, Harrogate and Ripon, and Craven districts of Yorkshire.

Home from Hospital Coordinator – Hambleton/RichmondshireLast changed: Friday 11 October, 2019

Job title: Home from Hospital Coordinator – Hambleton/Richmondshire

Salary: £21,601 for 37 hours

Hours: 25 hours - Monday to Friday with some weekend work on a rota basis.

Role description:

based in the Hambleton/Richmond locality with frequent travel across the area, with a regular presence at James Cook hospital

You will develop relationships with appropriate hospital and community teams and directly provide short-term support (no personal care) to clients in their own homes after discharge, particularly in the North of the area.

Joining an experienced team, you will be confident in working flexibly and independently in the community and within hospital settings. Ideally with an understanding of the issues that can arise post-discharge, you will have:

  • Experience in assessing client needs and support planning
  • Experience in supporting people in their own homes
  • Confidence in liaising with hospital staff, community health & social care  
  • Excellent people skills
  • Experience of working within a hospital environment will be an advantage

For informal discussion contact Julie Duerden on 07843 399 965

Closing date: Noon on Wednesday 23 October 2019