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Social Prescribing Team Leader

 
Area: Medway or Ashford
Working Hours: 37.5 hours
Salary:    Up to £26,000    
 
 

Are you ready for the next step?

   

We are looking for a someone to join our established Social Prescribing service who can motivate and empower others.

   

Working alongside GP practices, Social Prescribers help patients and families connect with health and community services which will make a real difference to their emotional and physical wellbeing, accessing support that will enable them lead more independent, resilient and healthier lives. 

   

As a team leader, you will support a range of Social Prescribers working across several Primary Care Networks, providing induction, supervision, training and development. You’ll ensure targets and outcomes are met, and share knowledge and resources across the team, and advise on more complex cases. To maintain continuity of the service, you will provide operational cover during staff absence.

   

It's essential that you can develop and maintain effective relationships and communication with a wide range of senior practitioners, including PCN Clinical Leads and GP’s.

   

Applicants should have relevant experience of working in social care, health, or the voluntary and community sector relating to working with vulnerable adults. Experience of leading or mentoring staff would be an advantage. You should be confident in using IT, and experience of using databases would be helpful.

   

There are 2 roles covering Medway or Ashford, so a car driver is essential.

   

It’s time to make a difference.  

   

We offer our employees:

  • Inclusive values-based environment
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Generous 31 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays
  • Benenden Health Care
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee Supported Volunteering scheme
  • Development opportunities

and more

   

Click here for Job Description

   

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to:  jobs@imago.community

   

Imago is committed to Safer Recruitment practices, and the post is subject to references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Imago recognises that many people in our society experience discrimination or lack of opportunity for reasons that are not fair. We aim to create a culture that respects and values each other’s differences, and see these differences as an asset, as they improve our ability to meet the needs of the organisations and people we work with. We proactively seek to increase opportunities for inclusion, and celebrate diversity across our organisation and within communities.

Imago recognises its duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of the children, young people and adults at risk who access its services or with whom it comes into contact.