Social Prescribing Link Worker

The Maidenhead Primary Care Network

Salary: Up to £26,500 depending on experience

Social Prescribing Link Worker Opportunity
Salary: Up to £26,500 depending on experience
Hours: 37.5 per week
Location : Maidenhead GP Practices

The Maidenhead Primary Care Network, is a group of Maidenhead GP Practices working together with a range of local providers to offer more personalised and coordinated health and social care to the population of Maidenhead

We are looking to add a number of full time social prescribing Link workers to our existing Service team to work across Maidenhead GP Practices. As a Social Prescriber Link Worker you will
play a key role supporting patients and their carers to identify services that support them in their health and wellbeing goals.
deliver a person-centered and holistic service, connecting people to community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support
facilitate peer support networks and providing structured interventions.
support existing groups to be accessible and sustainable and help people start new groups, working collaboratively with all local partners and acting as a vital community resource.

This role would suit someone with social service, health care or similar voluntary service backgrounds with transferable skills, or someone who is currently working as a Social Prescriber and is looking for a new challenge.

Applications from candidates with experience of working with Children and families are particularly welcome.
Salary will be commensurate with experience and the post comes with the benefits of 25 days annual leave, access to the NHS pension scheme and CPD.
The positions are available as soon as you can start; You will be contacted if shortlisted for interview which will take place from early November

To apply for this job please visit www.jobs.nhs.uk.

Posted by / November 3, 2019