As a member of the SHA multidisciplinary team you will be based in an office appropriate to service area. Operational areas of the service include the direct provision of services to families, promotion of self-help amongst families and increasing awareness of Huntington’s Disease (HD).
The primary function is to facilitate quality care for those with HD and their families through assessment, planning, coordination, implementation and signposting to appropriate professionals/ agencies . Case load can frequently be complex, distressing and emotional. In addition the HDS will work with the Senior HD Specialist, and Operations manager in any new developments within the service.