GP Primary Choice Ltd is a primary care provider company based in North East Essex owned by 32 GP Practices in the locality, covering 352,000 patients.
Its purpose is to provide a vehicle and the skills to successfully bid for local services. By combining resources and expertise the company will help to ensure that work appropriate for General Practice is maintained and developed in local practices to the benefit of patients, practices and the local health economy.
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COLCHESTER GENERAL PRACTICES
General Practice Welfare Benefits/Care Advisor
We are looking to recruit well organised and enthusiastic individuals to work with general practices in Colchester & Tendring to provide advice and information to patients in obtaining services from voluntary and statutory organisations, and in particular in obtaining welfare benefits.
The GP Care Advisor will be attached to a group of practices within the Colchester & Tendring Area and be part of a GP Care Advisor team, although will predominantly be working on their own. Use of own car essential. The post will be a fixed term permanent role, full time or part time available. The days can be discussed and agreed.
Training on social care and local services will be provided to fulfil the job role, although prior knowledge would be desirable. Up to date knowledge and experience of providing welfare benefit advice and completing benefit claim forms is essential.
Full time: Salary £21,388 pa
Annual Holiday Entitlement: 21 days pa plus bank holidays
Apply by CV to Joanne Sunderland, Chief Officer, GP Primary Choice, COLBEA, Unit 27, 1 George Williams Way, Colchester, CO1 2JS or email email@example.com for a copy of the full job description.
Closing date: Friday 26th April 2019
GPCA Job Description
The Essex Primary Care Inter-Professional Centre (EPIC) for Workforce Development is a unique and innovative initiative funded by Health Education England to support and develop the primary care workforce in Essex. The virtual centre is a hub of information about living and working in Essex and is committed to enriching and empowering individual career progression whilst facilitating the recruitment and retention of well trained and motivated staff through high quality local training and educational opportunities, peer support, coaching and mentoring and leadership development.
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