Dudley, West Midlands
£23,369 - £24,313 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

35 hours per week

Location: Dudley

12 month fixed term contract (with possibility of extension)


This is an excellent opportunity to become part of a new team working closely with GPs, offering social prescribing to young people across the Dudley borough. Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing, giving time and focus on ‘what matters to me’ taking an holistic approach, connecting people to diverse community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support.


We have three exciting new roles available which will be part of the here4YOUth centre, which is the integrated young people’s service in Dudley. The service provides universal, targeted and specialist advice and support to meet the needs of young people, who require interventions that will promote their wellbeing, improve their resilience and provide treatment and therapy for a range of risk taking behaviours, such as substance misuse and sexual health. You will be expected to take part in one late evening per week (until 7.00pm)


We are looking for someone who wants to make a difference, and who has a passion to support our charity and its service users.


Browse our website and you’ll discover that we are a great charity to work for with an impressive employee package.


This is an initial pilot with funding through PCN. There is possibility for extension with the right candidates and success of the project.


Unfortunately, we are unable to accept CVs. Ref: 904


We welcome applications from all sections of the community. Working towards equality.

Posted on: 04 December 2019
Closed date: 18 December 2019
Job ref: 904
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work