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Social Prescribing Team Leader (Age UK East Sussex)

  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/49421/9664
  • Published: Tue 28/07/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 21/08/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 21
  • Salary: £27,409 per annum, pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: .

Job introduction

Salary: £27,409 per annum, pro rata
Contract type: Permanent
Working pattern: Part-time

Closing date: Friday 21 August 2020

 

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About the role

Social Prescribing Team Leader

Location: Newhaven office with county wide travel

Salary: £27,409 per annum (pro-rata)

Hours: 21 hours per week

Contract type: Permanent

 Are you:

  • Experienced at managing contracts
  • Confident in producing service reports for funders and management
  • Confident in mobilising small community based teams
  • Able to motivate colleagues to help achieve contracted targets
  • A great communicator with excellent interpersonal skills

Do you have:

  • Strong experience of managing teams 
  • A fulll driving licence and access to a vehicle 
  • Confidence to market and developing a service
  • Experience of working within a voluntary or public sector organisation
  • Experience of case manging a small team

We are seeking a Team Leader to work alongside the Health and Wellbeing Manager to build on our already successful Community Navigator service. The Community Navigator contract is a social prescribing service, supporting older people who regularly visit GP surgeries over issues around general wellbeing (i.e. loneliness). The service is GP based and looks to improve a patient’s wellbeing though a range of support from signposting to advocacy. Our aim is to reduce the number of GP appointments these patients make.

For further details and an application form please visit https://www.ageuk.org.uk/eastsussex/job-vacancies/  

Alternatively you can contact the Recruitment Team: recruitment@ageukeastsussex.org.uk or Charles Sheldon, Health & Wellbeing Manager on 07850 987149

All job applicants will be required to provide 2 referees (one must be your most recent employer) and undertake an enhanced DBS Disclosure. This process forms part of our recruitment policy.

All fully completed applications must be received no later than Friday 21 August at 5pm. Interviews will be taking place on the 15 September at our Eastbourne offices.

Please note that we are unable to accept CV's in lieu of an application form.

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Additional information

Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.

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  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/49421/9664
  • Published: Tue 28/07/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 21/08/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 21
  • Salary: £27,409 per annum, pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: .