Employment Vacancy - PCN (Primary Care Network) Support Worker
Job Title: PCN Support Worker
Hours: 35 hours per week Monday - Friday plus 1 in 4 Saturday mornings (job share considered)
Salary: £ 21k- 23k per annum (depending on experience)
Accountable to: Senior PCN Support Worker
Location: South Tyneside
We are currently recruiting for Age Concern Tyneside South (ACTS), a registered charity which promotes the wellbeing of older people living in South Tyneside, improving their quality of life and helping them maintain their independence.
This service will enable older people with mental health issues to actively participate to making positive changes and reduce the risk of people not being able to access the services they need.
We have an exciting opportunity for 2 passionate and motivated PCN Support Workers. This post will work in the community in partnership with the Primary Care Network (PCN) team, and provide appropriate support, based on the needs of the individuals referred to the service.
You will maintain an active caseload of clients, providing consultations with clients to develop person-centred action plans, assist them to access mental health care and signpost to other services that will benefit them.
You will have experience of working in Health and Social care or information and advice and working with people with mental health issues. You must have excellent communication skills, effective organisational skills and excellent record keeping.
For the full Job Description and for an application pack, please email info @ac-ts.org.uk. Please note that the deadline for applications is 6th June 2022, with interviews aiming to taking place on 13th June 2022.