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African Health Project Worker - Forth Valley

  • Part time
  • £27,232 pro-rata
  • Home based but able to travel to Falkirk frequently
  • Closing 14th October 2022


  • Advertised from 27th September 2022
  • Salary: £13,800pa. Hours: 18.75 per week

Role

We are seeking a Support and Prevention Worker to work as part of our Health Project.

Covering the NHS Forth Valley region, the purpose of the post is:

  • To promote HIV awareness with Africans in Forth Valley, developing and delivering information materials, events and training in collaboration with relevant community groups and Forth Valley organisations.
  • To improve access to health care generally for Africans living in Forth Valley; to improve access to HIV testing for Africans living in Forth Valley.
  • To provide training and support on delivering culturally appropriate services to relevant agencies in Forth Valley.
  • Through consultation with existing and potential service users and other organisations, develop a support service for African people living with HIV in Forth Valley; identify appropriate ways of providing emotional and practical support for this group and develop policy and practice guidelines to deliver the service.

This post is initially funded for one year by NHS Forth Valley. Ethnic origin for this post must be African; permitted under Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.

Application notes

For any queries, please contact Ama Shallangwa on 07900667094 or email your CV and cover letter to amazingharmonies@gmail.com

Closing date for applications: Midnight Monday 14th October 2022

Interviews: Week beginning 24th October 2022


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