Ashford, Kent
£24,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Make a change!

This role is an exciting addition to our Social Prescribing team. We are looking for an innovative, motivated Health Coach to join a Primary Care Network (PCN) in Ashford, helping to strengthen, develop and support local general practice, delivering high-quality care to local people.

You will deliver group and one-to-one sessions on healthy eating, physical activity, and health and wellbeing, in line with personalised care plans; engaging with patients to support them to take an active role in their health care, and providing advice and support for both patients and colleagues. In addition, the post-holder will also support the multi-disciplinary team in line with the strategic objectives of the PCN.

Applicants must have relevant personal or professional experience of working with vulnerable adults and mental health in the social care, health, education or voluntary and community sector; and ideally experience of working in a health environment, GP Surgery, Health Centre or Hospital. You must be able to demonstrate a robust knowledge of confidentiality, data protection, safeguarding and boundaries in all aspects of your work. Car driver essential.

Imago is leading the way in Social Prescribing across the South East. We have the infrastructure, relationships and potential for our teams to make a significant difference to GP practices, local populations and to individual lives across Ashford. 

Be part of it.

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Imago is a long established, well respected and effective charity working across Kent, Medway, London and East Sussex to deliver a range of ser... Read more

Refreshed on: 22 October 2020
Closed date: 05 November 2020
Job ref: HWC021020
Tags: Social Care/Development, Nursing