This employment contract will be three years, with a possible extension.
Are you interested in working in the community and helping people to maximise their Health and Wellbeing?
Working as a member of a consortia of local VCS agencies, Enfield Wellbeing network, we work with people to find identify Health and Wellbeing goals and increase health and resilience. We are looking to recruit an outstanding Heath and Wellbeing Worker to deliver Mind in Enfield and Barnet’s office through managing a caseload of clients, developing and facilitating community activities and lead health awareness sessions.
This is an interesting role that includes working alongside health and social care professionals, community organisations and members of the public. The successful candidate would be working with people with Mental Health challenges, as well as long term health conditions, social isolation and social care needs.
The role includes managing a caseload of referrals, acting as a ‘named person’ for individuals, developing an outcome focused action plan, ensuring the client gets the support /services they need, connecting clients up to buddies and befrienders to help them reach their goals, and ensuring clients are connected to their community while promoting clients to self-manage their health and wellbeing and build resilience.
If you have worked in information and advice, advocacy, community development, housing, health and social care or Voluntary and Community Sector backgrounds we’d be interested to hear from you.
Key skills needed: Excellent communicator, good level of computer literacy, and able to successfully engage with a diverse range of stakeholders. Confidence in presenting awareness sessions and ability to facilitate groups and activities around the borough. Experiencing of community development and working with volunteers is desirable