Job Title:                      Health and Wellbeing Coach

Working hours:         22.5 – 37.5 per week

Contract:                     Permanent

Pay:                               £24,907 – £26,970 (pro rata)

Closing date:              27 October 2020

Interview date:         tbc

We are looking to recruit to the post of Health and Wellbeing Coach, to work within our Primary Care Network multidisciplinary healthcare team, providing 1:1 personalised support to people who are referred to them by team members and local agencies.

The successful candidate will have good communication, negotiation and people management skills and act with compassion and integrity. They will have experience of using coaching approaches, frameworks and models or other helping strategies, for example, motivational interviewing.

The postholder will work with a diverse range of people from different cultural and social backgrounds. The ability to work confidently and effectively in a varied, and sometimes challenging environment is essential.

This is a vital role within the Primary Care Network and the post holder will provide health and wellbeing coaching for the most vulnerable people in the community, including the frail / elderly and those with other long-term conditions. They will work closely with GP and practice teams to manage a caseload, ensuring appropriate support is available to people, families and carers.

The successful candidate will work alongside social prescribing link workers and

the PCN Dietician to provide an all-encompassing approach to personalised care and enable people to work out how best to use the health and care system.

 

Please apply through NHS jobs ref: A2584-20-1203

For more information please contact : Dr Wil Klinkenberg, Clinical Director wklinkenberg@nhs.net.