Social Prescribing Link Worker - Maidstone Central PCN

Salary

Up to £25,833 per annum

Location

Maidstone Central Primary Care Network

Type

Permanent

Published

3 weeks ago...

Closing date

30 Apr 2024

Social Prescribing Link Worker Maidstone Central PCN

Would you like to work for an innovative and progressive charity?  Involve Kent aims to improve health and empower people and communities to live well. We are looking for a Social Prescribing Link Worker to work with GP practices in the Maidstone PCN area (Bower Mount Medical Practice, Brewer Street Surgery, The Shepway Medical Centre and The Vine Medical Centre) to improve the wellbeing of their patients. Taking a holistic approach, you will connect people to community groups and statutory services to provide them with practical and emotional support.

You will need a positive ‘can-do’ attitude, high levels of resilience, excellent communication skills and the ability to motivate, empower, and support people to achieve their goals.

Please note, you must be able to drive and have access to a vehicle for this role. This role also includes providing regulated activity with adults therefore employment is subject to relevant checks with the Disclosure and Barring service.

For more information please download the full Job Description below.

We at Involve Kent pride ourselves on being an employer of choice and encourage applications from experienced candidates and those with potential, irrespective of identity, background, life experience or circumstances. It is vital that the voluntary sector is as diverse as the society we serve. We welcome the unique contribution diverse applicants bring in terms of their culture, ethnicity, race, nationality or national origin, age, sex, gender identity or expression, religion or belief, disability status, sexual orientation, educational or social background or any other factor.

SPLW Maidstone Central PCN job description

Social-Prescribing-link-worker-Maidstone-Central-PCN-job-description.pdf

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