NELFT NHS Foundation Trust Positions 2022 in Dagenham, England, United Kingdom – End of Life Care Facilitator

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About the job

An exciting opportunity for an end of life care facilitator to work within Barking and Dagenham Community Health services.

This post is part of a job share and will enable, support and enlist GP practices, community services, and care homes within Barking and Dagenham locality to adopt, implement, sustain and develop local and National End of Life Initiatives. The aim is to improve the quality of care at the end of life for all patients, irrespective of diagnosis, and enable more patients to live and die in the place of their choice.

To provide facilitation to localities to support implementation and monitoring of end of life initiatives and to promote new ways of working and good practice highlighted by The Gold Standard Framework (GSF) and Advance Care Planning (ACP).

To engage and liaise with the Head of CHSCS and practice improvement lead for EOL care in the CCG to develop B & D wide initiatives on end of life care including the promotion of the end of life care register. To develop a work plan to deliver initiatives and evaluate.

To facilitate GP’s to identify named co-ordinators within their practice who will set up palliative care disease registers, palliative care team meetings (GSF) and the setting up and maintenance of the electronic palliative care register.

Probationary Period

This post will be subject to a probationary period. Internal applicants are exempt from the probationary period (unless you are an internal applicant currently part way through a probationary period or currently a bank member of staff).

Assessment/Interview info

At NELFT we set very high standards to ensure we provide quality services. If you are shortlisted, invited for interview and successfully offered the post, you will be required to undertake an online literacy and numeracy assessment, equivalent to NVQ Level 2, during the pre-employment checks. For more information regarding our assessments, please visit our website.

Starting with NELFT

NELFT place a great deal of importance on new starters being properly welcomed and inducted into the Trust. All new starters will join the Trust on the first Monday of each month and will undertake a comprehensive induction of up to two weeks which will include mandatory training, systems training and the allocation of equipment. As part of the process new starters will have the opportunity to also meet the executive team, senior managers and attend a number of drop in sessions focusing in engagement, health and wellbeing and key processes. The induction will be held at our head office in Rainham, Essex.

High Cost Area Supplement – London

This post also attracts payment for High Cost Area Supplement of 15% of the basic salary (minimum payment of £3,899 and a maximum payment of £4,968 per annum pro rata).

For further details / informal visits contact: Name: Suzanne Neilson Job title: Head of Adult Community Services Email address: [email protected] Telephone number: 07738740844

Company: NELFT NHS Foundation Trust

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Associate

Job Location: Dagenham, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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