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Discharge Facilitator
Grade
Band 3
Contract
Fixed term (12 months)
Hours
Full time: 30 hours per week across 7 days
Job ref
253-0520-2430793
Employer
The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Russells Hall Hospital
Town
Dudley
Salary
£19,737 to £21,142 pro rata
Closing
02/06/2020 23:59

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The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust logo

COVID-19 Vacancy Discharge Facilitator

Band 3

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and efficient Discharge Facilitator to work across 7 days. During the current COVID situation we have changed the way we support discharges.

You will be the main point of contact for the MDT for discharge planning. Supporting throughout the patient’s journey at the hospital, working as a team with Site Operations colleagues to ensure appropriate cover. You will work as part of the MDT and work closely with external colleagues such as CCGs and Social Services. Supporting a case management style of working.

You will ensure that all patients who require support to leave hospital are managed and supported. You will ideally have experience in health and social care settings. The role is challenging however very rewarding, there are opportunities for progression within the team.

Informal visits are recommended to gain a greater understanding of the role.

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Gregg Marson - Trust Lead Site Operations on g.marson@nhs.net or Tel: 07555176255

If you have problems applying, contact

Address
Russells Hall Hospital
Pensnett Road
Dudley
West Midlands
DY1 2HQ
Telephone
01384 456 111 Ext 2236