Social Prescribing Worker post
Social Prescribing Worker Post
Salary ranging from £22,183 – £24,491 pro rata plus 5% pension
One position – 16hrs per week
Have you got what it takes to join our award winning team?
The Social Prescribing approach recognises that people’s health is affected by a range of social, economic and environmental factors and that linking people in with their community is highly effective in reducing health inequalities and increasing resilience.
A Social Prescribing Worker provides short-term interventions for individuals requiring support to access community services and activities, for reasons including isolation, low level mental health problems, or those who have had a sudden crisis.
You will work closely with GP Practices and health professionals taking referrals and ensuring a joined up approach to health and social care.
The successful candidate will also have excellent interpersonal skills and the energy and persistence to see tasks through to successful completion.
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The closing date for applications: Tuesday 10th May 2022 at 12 noon
Interviews: Tuesday 17th May 2022
In the event of exceptionally high levels of response, we reserve the right to close the post before the closing date. You are advised to submit your completed application form as soon as possible.
Previous applicants need not apply.