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Job alert! Social Prescribing Link Worker and Wellbeing Coach with Onside

Join the Onside Wellbeing Team and make a difference to the lives of people in your local area.

Salary £22,440 – £24,429 Full Time Equivalent per annum

37 hours per week

Wyre Forest, Worcestershire

26 days annual holiday (FTE) + Bank Holidays + additional discretionary leave

Employee Assistance Programme

Training & Personal Development Opportunities (Onside & NHS)

Flexible Working Options

Wellbeing Assistance

ONSIDE is an independent charity promoting the rights and interests of people facing disadvantage. No matter who you are or where you’re from, ONSIDE believes that everyone is entitled to fair, equal treatment, and opportunity. We are all about people; supporting and empowering them to make informed decisions and to live the very best life possible. It’s an ambitious goal, and the rewards can be lifechanging for those concerned.  Our skilled staff and volunteers make a real difference to the lives of over 8,500 people a year across Worcestershire and Herefordshire.

As a Social Prescribing Link Worker & Wellbeing Coach you will be part of team of professionals working with our NHS partners across Wyre Forest.

This role will be a combination of Social Prescribing & Wellbeing Coaching. Your caseload will be determined by the referrals allocated by the needs of each service.

As a Social Prescribing Link Worker, you will focus on improving the wellbeing of people in the local community by understanding what really matters to them and linking them to the right support, service, or community activity.

As a Wellbeing Coach you will use your coaching skills, alongside a range of evidence-based resources, you would be working with people on a one to one or group basis to develop coping skills and confidence, with the aim of improving their mental wellbeing.

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking someone who is open-minded, non-judgemental, respectful attitude together with an ability to easily create partnerships based on trust.

The role is challenging but incredibly rewarding so you will need to be resourceful, creative, and highly organised with the ability to respond to change, manage a varied workload and work independently.

You will need sound judgement and reliability, as these are fundamental alongside a warm, friendly personality.

More people need our help than ever before. Because of that, we are growing faster than ever before, and the role of a Social Prescribing Link Worker & Wellbeing Coach is a real career opportunity to support the people in our communities!

Someone like you?

  • If you believe we should embrace difference and champion diversity.
  • If you are creative in your approach, can think around problems and find new ways to solve them
  • If you’re looking for a job that you can be proud of, and passionate

Please get in touch with workwithonside@onside-advocacy.org.uk

These values run through our entire organisation. ONSIDE is a creative, collaborative community where people feel free to share new ideas or ask for support. If something’s not right, we don’t just change it. We change ourselves too.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 21st April 2024

Interviews will take place: Thursday 2nd May 2024

Want to apply, need more details about the role or about us?

Visit Welcome – Work with Onside.

Contact the HR Team on Tel 01905 27525 / email: workwithonside@onside-advocacy.org.uk