Northamptonshire Carers is a voluntary organisation, registered charity and network partner of the Carers Trust, supporting informal carers countywide.  We wish to appoint motivated, committed and flexible individual.

Social Prescribing Service Manager

Hours: 25hrs per week

Based at: 123 Midland Road, Wellingborough but county-wide travel

Salary: £20,267 PA (£29,995 FTE)

Contributory pension and health benefits package

Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing through referral to ‘link workers’ who give time, focus on ‘what matters to me,’ take a holistic approach to an individual’s health and wellbeing and connect people to diverse community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support.

The successful candidate will lead our team of two full time Social Prescribing Link workers as well as Peer Supporters and Volunteers. We have been successful in a recent tender to deliver Social Prescribing within Wellingborough so you will be able to work strategically on a countywide level and operationally to meet contractual targets.

The post requires an individual who has management experience within the voluntary, health or social care sectors and an understanding of social prescribing. You will have excellent analytical and reporting skills as well being an effective communicator.

Closing Date: Friday 17th April 2020

Interviews: Week Commencing 27th April 2020

This subject to change and in light of Coronavirus we will aim to be flexible where possible and may interview via a video call.

For further information/discussion please contact Gwyn Roberts on 01933 677837. We do not accept CVs so for an application pack please download below or email [email protected] 

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