The post holder will be located in Nairn Hospital, Raigmore Hospital, RNI Inverness and the community, reporting to the Senior Carer Link Worker.
You will be employed by Connecting Carers (Highland Community Care Forum)
This role involves promoting the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 and carers' rights including the benefits of an Adult Carer Support Plan (ACSP) and identifying and supporting unpaid carers to access appropriate support when a relative, family member or friend is admitted to hospital. The successful candidate will also provide support and advice to carers through the patient journey and hospital discharge process and introduce carers to their local Carer Link Worker for continuing support after the cared-for has been discharged from hospital.
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