Westminster, Greater London
£27,000 per year
Permanent, Contract, Full-time
Job description

One Westminster, in partnership with Central London Healthcare, is delighted to be working together with the Primary Care Networks (PCNs) in the Central London Clinical Commissioning Group area to offer local residents innovative support to address their physical health, mental health, social care and service needs.

We are recruiting a Social Prescribing Link Worker. The suitable candidate is an individual who is passionate about connecting people to a broad range of community groups and services. Social Prescribing Link Workers will use a holistic approach to support patients to take control of their health and wellbeing based on a “what matters to me” approach. The Social Prescribing Link Worker will support people to increase their resilience and reduce the impact of health inequalities by addressing the wider determinants of health such as debt, poor housing, isolation, poverty etc.

The Social Prescriber programme is a national initiative from NHS England. We are seeking an individual with a background or interest in voluntary and community sector services, health, care and public health. They will join a supportive team of Social Prescriber colleagues working remotely, but linked to their PCNs and Mental Health Hubs

Training will be provided for the role.

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Refreshed on: 24 October 2020
Closed date: 29 October 2020
Job ref: Social Prescriber
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