Enhancing the quality of life of local residents
VCFA enhances local community and voluntary action by enabling Voluntary, Community, Faith and Social Enterprise sector organisations (VCF) in Bury to provide support and deliver services. We will do this through effective strategic engagement with our statutory partners and by forging alliances with local businesses and communities
Social Prescribing Link Worker
We’re looking for enthusiastic team players that will empower people to take control of their health and wellbeing through referrals to non-medical support with the VCF (Voluntary, Community and Faith) sector.
The successful candidate will implement patient referrals from primary care health professionals, providing holistic assessments and co-designing a social prescription to improve health and well-being outcomes for individuals, with a longer-term outcome of reducing the number of clinical /medical interventions required.
To Apply and find out more Information please download the full specification and application form below.
Please note that the closing date for all applications is 22nd August 2019 and interviews will be held week beginning 2nd September 2019
Candidates may be contacted following the deadline with a further shortlisting task
GP Surgeries & VCF groups across Bury
35 hours per week or 18 hours per week (part time)
Occasional evening or weekend work
For more information and for any questions please get in touch