First Link Care Navigators
Regina and Saskatoon
We are currently recruiting an ambitious and result-oriented individual to work as a permanent full-time First Link Care Navigators in Saskatoon serving Saskatoon, central and northern Saskatchewan and in Regina serving Regina and southern Saskatchewan.
The First Link Care Navigator will coordinate and integrate supports and services around the person living with dementia and their care partner. In this direct client service role, they will be the key “go-to” person for families after a dementia diagnosis, with responsibility for identifying needs, supporting self-management goals, and strengthening the communication and care planning linkages between providers and across sectors along the continuum of care.
The First Link Care Navigator will strive to ensure that every person diagnosed with dementia and their care partners have timely access to information, learning opportunities and support when and where they need it in order to achieve the following outcomes:
- increase system capacity to provide families facing a dementia diagnosis with system navigation support
- improved client experience and health for the person with dementia and their care partner(s)
- greater care partner capacity and competency to effectively manage their role and reduce incidence of crisis situations
- enhanced capacity for the person living with dementia to remain in their own home and community for as long as possible
Full job description available upon request
Please submit your resume and cover letter to the attention of Joanne Michael, Director of Programs and Operations c/o [email protected]
We thank all who apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Closing date: August 6, 2019
No calls please.