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Community Link-worker

  • Part time
  • £30,519 – £32,461 pro-rata
  • 24 Westfield Avenue, Edinburgh, EH11 2QH
  • Closing 30th November 2022


  • Advertised from 10th November 2022
  • 21 hours per week
  • plus 5% pension contribution

Role

The Community Link Worker programme is funded by EVOC & Edinburgh Health & Social Care Partnership to: Strengthen connections between GP Practices and the 3rd sector; Support people to live well through bridging the gap between community resources and primary care.

The post holder will join a small group of 3 Community Link Workers employed by Health All Round, a community health initiative which aims to improve the health and wellbeing of people living in the South West area of Edinburgh. They will be working in partnership with Whinpark Medical Centre.

Taking a person centred approach, the post holder will support patients referred by medical practice staff to: identify issues affecting their health & wellbeing; identify personal outcomes and priorities; overcome barriers to achieving goals; support access & engagement with local and national agencies & services.

Application notes

If you require the application in alternative formats or if you require any reasonable adjustments for interview, or for informal enquiries contact Catriona Windle: 0131 337 1376 (catriona@healthallround.org.uk)

Closing date for applications: 30th November 2022 (midday)

NB. A PVG check is required for this post


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