Jobs

as an organisation keen to find and attract the right people we are always happy to receive speculative approaches.

We seek people with a can-do attitude, a passion for working in local communities and commitment to volunteering as a pathway to wellbeing.

PCN SOCIAL PRESCRIBING LINK WORKER

Post:                          PCN SOCIAL PRESCRIBING LINK WORKER

Salary:                        £22,911 full time

Contract duration:    12-month fixed term with a possible extension. NHS Five-Year Long-term plan)

Office base:               Main base LCVS offices however the link worker will be required work in a variety of locations including GP practices, Neighbourhood Working Hubs, etc.

Hours of work:          37 Hours per week flexible to the needs of the contract. Evening and weekends may be required.

Holidays:                    25 days + Bank Holidays pro rota. Plus 3 additional leave days to be taken between Christmas and New Year.

Responsible to:         The Social Prescribing lead. All staff are responsible to the LCVS Chief Executive.

This job description is intended to provide an outline of the key tasks and responsibilities only. There may be other duties required of the post holder commensurate with position. This description will be open to regular review and may be amended to take into account development within Primary Care Networks. All members of staff should be prepared to take additional duties and or relinquish existing duties in order to maintain the efficient running of the organisation. This document may be amended, following consultation with the post-holder to facilitate the development of the role and or the individual.

2nd October – Application Closing Date

12th October – Interview date

Please return Application form and Equal Opportunities form marked Private and Confidential to:

Esta Siggs. Executive Officer. Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service, c/o Boston Borough Council Offices, Municipal Buildings, West Street, Boston, Lincolnshire PE21 8QR or to jamesmeeds@lincolnshirecvs.org.uk with a covering email.

LCVS is a vibrant organisation with a strong commitment to supporting volunteering and enabling local community organisations to thrive in South and East Lincolnshire. What we do makes a huge difference to many people’s lives and builds strong confident community organisations. By knowing the local area and local needs, LCVS is best placed to help frontline organisations to:

 

  • Attract funding
  • Operate good governance
  • Recruit and manage volunteers
  • Influence public service commissioning
  • network with local community groups, statutory bodies, local employers and partners
  • Simply know what’s going on and disseminate knowledge at a local level
If you have a positive approach, good communication and interpersonal skills, a good understanding of volunteering and local community issues and sound knowledge of volunteer management, good governance and related best practice, you’re the kind of person we like to work with.

Speculative emails and CVs can be emailed to LCVS Executive Officer Esta Siggs at: esta.s@lincolnshirecvs.org.uk

Please do not expect a reply as we will only get in touch if we have an imminent vacancy that may suit you.

Please note, an application form will need to be completed should a relevant vacancy arise.

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