Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£25,000 - £28,750 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

We are looking to recruit to the post of 2 Health and Wellbeing Coaches, to work within our Primary Care Network multidisciplinary healthcare team, providing 1:1 personalised support to people who are referred to them by team members and local agencies. The successful candidate will have good communication, negotiation and people management skills and act with compassion and integrity. They will have experience of using coaching approaches, frameworks and models or other helping strategies, for example, motivational interviewing.

The postholder will work with a diverse range of people from different cultural and social backgrounds. The ability to work confidently and effectively in a varied, and sometimes challenging environment is essential.  This is a vital role within the Primary Care Network and the post holder will provide health  coaching for the most vulnerable people in the community, including the frail / elderly and those with other long-term conditions. They will work closely with GP and practice teams to manage a caseload, ensuring appropriate support is available to people, families and carers.

The successful candidate will work alongside social prescribing link workers and care coordinators to provide an all-encompassing approach to personalised care and enable people to work out how best to use the health and care system. Cambridge City 4 PCN’s vision is to work together to deliver the best possible outcomes for our patients and staff. With a patient size of just over 55,000 across six practices, we are recruiting for 2 whole time equivalent health and wellbeing coaches  who will focus on Cornford House Surgery, Petersfield Medical Practice, Queen Edith Medical Practice and Woodlands Surgery.

To apply for this role please aaply with a full CV, covering letter and personal statement ensuring you address as many of the points within the person specification. If you don not address the points, your application may not be considered. Closing date for application is the 27th of October midday 

 

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Posted on: 06 October 2021
Closed date: 27 October 2021
Tags: Advice, Information, Social Care/Development

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