Are you a good listener and excited about the idea of going out and talking with local people and communities across Somerset? Are you passionate about empowering people to have their voices heard? If you answered yes to these questions you could be part of our team.
Here at Healthwatch Somerset, we are committed to having a health and care service which is shaped by the people who use it. We’re the county’s independent health and care champion and we exist to make sure people are at the heart of care.
Going out and listening to local people about their experiences of accessing health and care services is just one of the roles of our Healthwatch engagement officer. It’s a varied and interesting job and no two days are the same!
You will need a can-do attitude, be enthusiastic and a ‘people person’. You will also need to be a team player who enjoys being part of and contributing to a small and dynamic team.
If you want to know more, visit our website and download our job pack.
In return we offer 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, a generous contributory pension scheme, comfortable office accommodation in Bridgwater and flexible working practices.