Stroke Recovery Coordinator

Salary: £15,997.97 to £17,517.84

Closing date: Friday, 25 August, 2017

Interview date: Tuesday, 5 September, 2017

Job type: Part Time

Working closely with the hospital and community multi-disciplinary teams you will provide emotional and practical support to stroke survivors, their families and carersas well as running communication support sessions for stroke survivors with a communication disability.

Reporting to the Regional Management Teamthe Stroke Recovery Coordinator will provide support and information to stroke survivors and their families both on the ward and at home.

By assessing the needs of each stroke survivor and their family you will aim to reduce the risk of further strokes by supporting people to make lifestyle changes based on their identified risk factors, along with helping them to set personal goals and work towards them.

The service operates within St Helens with referrals being received from Hospital, families and other healthcare professionals. 

Applicants are likely to have a background in the caring profession, preferably with knowledge of stroke.

You must have all round flexible skills in listening, communication, organisation, IT and resourcefulness.

The role will require you to have your own car and a current driving licence.

To find out more information on how to apply or more information about The Stroke Association then please follow the link below.

https://www.stroke.org.uk/jobs/stroke-recovery-service-coordinator-2

 

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Halton & St Helens VCA 

Halton Office: 01928 592 405
St Maries
Lugsdale Road
Widnes
WA8 6DB

St Helens Office: 01744 457100 
2nd Floor Beacon Building
College Street
St Helens
WA10 1TF

Email: info@haltonsthelensvca.org.uk

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Halton & St Helens VCA is an infrastructure organisation that provides advice, information and development support services to voluntary, community, not-for-profit and faith organisations and volunteers in the Boroughs of St Helens and Halton.