We’re Hiring: Social Prescribing Link Worker

We are looking for an outstanding individual who, like us, is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of everyone.  Are you someone who appreciates the interconnectedness of every aspect of life, and who believes the question of ‘what matters to you?’ is more important than that of ‘what’s the matter with you?’  If that sounds like you, please read on and if you’d like a chat to find out more about what’s involved the contacts are below.


Soc Pres Link Worker job advert 1-2021
You will report to our Project Coordinator and will join the social prescribing team, working in GP practices across North Bristol working in GP practices across North Bristol (Gloucester Road and Horfield area).

Working closely with healthcare professionals, our project addresses issues that may be causing or exacerbating health problems. You will work with individuals to identify their needs, then support them to access other organisations, services or community groups as appropriate.

You will embody our values of: Positivity – Integrity – Excellence – Welcoming – Entrepreneurial

Salary: £21,089 pro rata
Hours: Up to 22.5 hours per week
Contract type: Fixed term until 31st March 2024
How to apply: Please email a completed application form to colettebrown@southmead.org (CVs will not be accepted)
Contact: For a job pack and an application form please see below, or contact Colette Brown on 0117 9503335 / email: colettebrown@southmead.org
Deadline: 8am 5th February 2021

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