Community Link Worker

  • Part time
  • £25,074 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 19th August 2019


  • Advertised from 1st August 2019
  • 1 x Part Time Maternity Cover Post (9-12 months). Working hours: 26 hours per week. Rate of pay £25074 per annum (pro rata) plus optional 3% contribution to pension scheme. Contract: Maternity Cover Contract, 9-12 months, starting end of September 2019

Role

We are seeking to recruit a community link worker for maternity cover. The link worker will provide 1:1 person-centred support to patients of Wester Hailes Medical Practice referred by GP’s, whilst enabling people to identify personal outcomes and priorities for their own health and well-being.

Post holder must be qualified in a relevant degree – Community Learning and Development, Social work or health related field, or be able to demonstrate equivalent experience.

The post holder must have a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of deprivation and have effective interpersonal skills in working with people on a 1:1 basis.

Application notes

For more information and job pack contact Julie Roxburgh

Email: julie@thehealthagency.org.uk

Phone: 0131 453 9238

Website: sites.google.com/a/whhealthagency.org.uk/home/home

We are committed to equal opportunities.

Charity No27773 and are a company limited by guarantee No SC181430

Closing date: Monday 19th August 2019

Interviews: End of August

Email completed applications and equal opportunities forms to julie@thehealthagency.org.uk


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