Recovery Worker (Community Link Network) - East Lothian

  • Full time
  • £18,207 – £18,850
  • East Lothian
  • Closing 20th May 2021


  • Advertised from 4th May 2021
  • 37.5 hours per week. May include evenings and weekends.

Role

The key role of the Recovery Worker (Community Link Network) is to improve health and wellbeing and enable people to live well through strengthening connections to non-clinical community resources; promoting self-management and reducing attendance at Primary Care.

Working within GP Practices in East Lothian, the Recovery Worker (Community Link Network) will work alongside people to identify factors that impact on their health and wellbeing and work to develop strategies that will make a positive difference. The Recovery Worker (Community Link Network) will connect people to other services and resources through appropriate and supportive signposting.

Application notes

The closing date for this position is Thursday 20th May 2021 at 12:00 noon (extended deadline - previousapplicants need not re-apply).

This is a fixed term contract until 31/01/2022 with possibility of extension for another 12 months.

Driving license with access to own car is essential.

Covid 19: This post may involve a mixture of face to face support in the community and working from home, depending on the restrictions in place.

For further information and to apply, please visit our website


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