JOB OPPORTUNITY: Social Prescribing Programme Manager, Hounslow – apply by 7 July 2021

Salary: £32,000 – 36,000 per annum / 37.5 hours per week

Would you like to be part of the exciting community health programme in Hounslow?

The Hounslow GP Consortium CIC and its voluntary sector partners, Groundwork London and H4All CIO, are introducing a new management role to lead and develop the newly expanded Social Prescribing teams across Hounslow’s five Primary Care Networks (PCN) in Brentworth, Chiswick, Feltham and Bedfont, Hounslow Health and Great West Road.

The Social Prescribing Project Manager will work in collaboration with Hounslow Consortium (GP Federation) and the Clinical Lead in each PCN to deliver a coordinated and high-quality Social Prescribing Link Worker service that delivers a range of wellbeing and social prescription services within Hounslow PCNs – supporting residents to better self-manage and engage with the extensive range of support in the community.

In this role, you will support the development of Social Prescribing in Hounslow, represent and promote the service to stakeholders, develop integrated ways of working with providers and monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the service against agreed targets.

The Link Worker programme is a national initiative from NHS England and NHS Improvement and Groundwork is seeking an individual with a background in health, care, public health or voluntary sector services.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9am on Wednesday 7 July 2021.

Interviews will take place on Thursday 15 July 2021.

Appointment to the role is subject to an enhanced records check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

To find out more and download full application details, visit the Groundwork website.