SAVS – Social Prescribing Link Workers

SAVS – Social Prescribing Link Workers

37 hours per week (to include some evening & weekend working)
This post is funded for one year with a possibility to extend
Salary: £22,462 per annum

Southend Association of Voluntary Services has an exciting new opportunity to work in a strength and asset based way to support individuals seeking non clinical solutions to improve their health and wellbeing. This post is funded by the NHSE through the local PCNs.

The role will be to:
― Create, develop and maintain solid trusting relationships with GP practices and health professions and voluntary sector partners
― Work with and take referrals from wide range of agencies
― Provide support to individuals in a holistic manner

The successful candidate will have experience, a sound knowledge of the local area and range of voluntary, statutory and private sector organisations available to support local people.

Full clean driving licence essential.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date for applications: 7am Monday 17 February 2020
Interview Date: Thursday 20 February 2020

If you have not been contacted by us prior to the interview date, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

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