Community Social Prescribing

Recruiter
Hvoss
Location
Hereford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Mar 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Sectors
Sport & Leisure
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are recruiting!

Interested in joining a team committed to furthering support services and voluntary and community action across Herefordshire?

Here at hvoss we have 3 exciting job opportunities immediately available in the areas of Community Social Prescribing

COMMUNITY LINK SOCIAL PRESCRIBER

(3 full time positions, 12 months fixed term contract initially)

We are looking to employ post-holders to work in three localities across Herefordshire to have a physical presence within each surgery in each locality on a weekly basis. Your job role will be to: -

Develop patient signposting and referral services and support patients to access non-medical sources of information and support.

Our aim is to reduce demand on medical services by advising a patient at a much more holistic level. The role will work closely with the whole primary health care team and will provide the link between the local community and primary care. Clinical and reception staff will signpost patients to you and you will then work with the patient to consider (according to their individual needs) non-medical solutions, lifestyle goals and local community support options.

Post 1: East Herefordshire locality - GBP21,380 (37 hours per week)

Post 2: North & West Herefordshire Locality - GBP21,380 (37 hours/week)

Post 3: South and West Locality - GBP21,380 (37 hours per week)

Interested? Don't hesitate! Click "apply" now to download our application form

Closing date for ALL applications is noon on 14th March 2018.

Interviews will take place in Hereford on 19th and 22nd March 2018.

Closing date for all hvoss applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 14th March 2018.

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