Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£24,907 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Social Prescribing Link Workers (SPLW’s) empower people to take control of their health and wellbeing. They take a holistic approach, connecting people to community groups and statutory services that offer practical and emotional support. SPLWs support existing groups to be accessible, sustainable and to work collaboratively with all local partners.

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 three practices, we are recruiting for 2 whole time equivalent SPLW’s. One of the posts will focus on Cherry Hinton Medical Centre and Mill Road Surgery and the other post will focus on Cornford House Surgery, Petersfield Medical Practice, Queen Edith Medical Practice and Woodlands Surgery.

As the Social Prescribing Link Worker, you will work in close partnership with members of the practice team and health, statutory and voluntary groups to create effective help and support for those that need it.  You will be responsible for evolving and optimising the care that SPLWs can deliver as well as being a key point of contact to enable patients to be supported within their local community.

 

To apply for this role please send  a full CV, covering letter and personal statement ensuring you address each point within the person specification.  If you do not supply a personal statement your application may not be considered. Applications close midday 18th March.  Interviews will be online week commencing 12th April. 

Posted on: 26 February 2021
Closed date: 18 March 2021
Tags: Social Care/Development

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