We have exciting opportunities available for Co-ordinators to join our Fast Track Team in Dorchester, Dorset. You will join the Marie Curie End of Life Service responsible for the co-ordination of Marie Curie referrals to ensure delivery of robust packages of care for patients at the end of life.
Co-ordinators - Fast Track Team
£16,786 per annum
35 hours per week
Marie Curie is here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. Marie Curie offers expert care, guidance and support to help them get the most from the time they have left.
Our Marie Curie nurses and healthcare assistants work night and day, in people’s homes across the UK, providing hands-on care and vital emotional support. Our Marie Curie hospices offer specialist round-the-clock care. And Marie Curie support people throughout their illness by giving practical information, support from trained volunteers and being there when someone wants to talk.
Reporting to the Office Manager, you will work directly with the Senior Nurses in coordinating patient referrals to the Marie Curie service. This will involve liaising directly with Marie Curie nursing staff, District Nurses and other key stakeholders as well as with patients and their families and carers. You will also support the other Co-ordinators in the delivery of standard monitoring reports and in identifying and escalating any issues.
IT literacy and a professional and sensitive telephone manner is essential as is experience of working in a customer service environment. Your ability to prioritise your work, juggling a variety of changing demands will be key. This role requires working one weekend in 4 on a rota basis, for which time off in lieu will be given. Full training will be provided.
Closing date: 18th October 2017
Interview date: 25th October 2017
For more information and to apply online, please click here.