Stroke Association

Life After Stroke Co-ordinator

Isle of Man
£12,798 to £15,534 pa
17 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Part Time
Life After Stroke Co-ordinator
£12,798 to £15,534 per annum
20 hours per week

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team in the Isle of Man. Reporting to the Regional Management Team and working closely with the hospital and community teams, you'll provide emotional and practical support to stroke survivors, their families and carers.

The service also provides support sessions for people with communication difficulties following a stroke to help maximise their communication skills and rebuild their confidence. By assessing the needs of each stroke survivor and their family, you'll aim to reduce the risk of further strokes by supporting people to make lifestyle
changes based on their identified risk factors, as well as helping them to set personal goals and work towards them. The service is based in Douglas but operates across the island. Referrals are received from Nobles Hospital, families or 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.

You will need your own car and a current driving licence.

To apply please visit:

Closing Date: 27 October 2016
Interview Date: 10 November 2016

Interviews will be held in Douglas.

Please note only applicants eligible to work on Isle of Man should apply.