Healthy Schools Manager

  • Full time
  • £32,500
  • Lanark
  • Closing 29th March 2019


  • Advertised from 8th March 2019
  • 1 year fixed term with option to extend subject to funding. 37 hours per week

Role

Healthy Valleys is a highly successful, community led health improvement organisation located in Lanark. We have a new opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join our dynamic team.

Healthy Valleys in partnership with NHS Lanarkshire requires to recruit the above posts to develop the Healthy Schools Plus initiative.

Healthy Schools Plus is delivering a framework for teachers, which outlines an approach to addressing unhealthy weight gain in childhood by guiding the planning, tracking & monitoring and evaluation of health & wellbeing education, based on Food & Health, Active Lifestyle and Healthy Lifestyle contexts for learning. Parental involvement is essential to maximise programme opportunities and offer support to their children.

The post will therefore focus on aligning existing community health & wellbeing programmes with the Healthy Schools Plus approach and engage families in these services.

The successful candidate will be based at Law House, Law and at Healthy Valleys, Lanark.

The post is subject to a PVG check. All applicants must have access to their own transport, have a clean driving license and business insurance.

Application notes

Application packs can be downloaded from our website healthyvalleys.org.uk in the News section or from below.

Closing date for applications – 12 noon on Friday 29th March 2018

Completed applications and equal opportunities forms to ryan@healthyvalleys.org.uk


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