Home from Hospital Navigation                        

Hospital Navigators will work with people over the age of 65 from their admission to Hospital, proactively navigating their journey back home by coordinating information and support around the individual, and or family as required.

Colchester General Hospital - Areas to be covered:

  • Colchester
  • Tendring

Salary £10.20 per hour plus travelling expenses

Home based (time and travel paid from home)

24 hours per week

Initially a fixed term contract ending 31st March 2020.

We are looking for a Home from Hospital Navigators. Full training and support will be provided but you will need a good knowledge of the local community, particularly around the Colchester Borough and Tendring District.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they can proactively engage with and support older people in the community often on a one to one basis. Working as part of a team you must have excellent spoken and written communication skills and possess the ability to solve problems. You must have good IT skills, a full driving licence and use of your own car.

All appointments will be subject to a DBS check.

Job description pdf

Application form pdf

Application form word

Equal opportunities form pdf

Equal opportunities form word

The closing date for all applications is mid day: 6th December 2019

Interviews will be held during the week commencing 9th December 2019

To apply please complete an application form and an equal opportunities form. These should be emailed to: enquiries@essexrcc.org.uk or posted to:

Rural Community Council of Essex, RCCE House, Threshelfords Business Park, Inworth Road, Feering, Essex CO5 9SE

Need help?

A Community Agent will visit you at home to discuss and help with:
  • Mobility issues
  • Practical living skills
  • Social inclusion
  • Healthy living
  • Caring for someone
  • Individual resilience
To arrange a free visit call or email us:
Call FREE on 0800 9775858 or email enquiries@caessex.org.uk