Sefton CVS Health & Wellbeing Trainer (closing date: 12noon on Monday 8th July)

The Health and Wellbeing Trainers are a forward thinking and dynamic team that works in South Sefton’s Virtual Ward, to improve health outcomes for adults with long term conditions. The successful applicant must be passionate about tackling health inequalities, and have a person-centered approach which encourages these adults to set achievable reablement goals.

Job Title:                  Health Trainer  
Salary:                       £20,138
Location:                  Sefton CVS, Burlington House, Waterloo
Hours:                       35 hours per week                             
Accountable to:      Reablement Co-ordinator

This is a rewarding role for anyone wishing to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of adults. You will attend weekly Multi-Disciplinary Team meetings and District Nurse Huddles to collect referrals, and maintain excellent working relationships with the existing leads such as GP’s, District Nurses, Community Matrons, Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists.

The post will require you to conduct home visits as a lone worker. Experience in this field of work is desirable, along with excellent listening and communication skills. Your negotiation and leadership skills will enable you to deal confidently with clients and family members. You should be comfortable working both independently and as part of a team in order to manage this specialist area. Good planning and organisational skills are essential together with the ability to adapt quickly to meet the needs of different clients.

A willingness to travel throughout the South Sefton area in order to get the job done is important. This role will work in the Seaforth & Litherland area of South Sefton. 

Downloads:

Job Description & Person Specification (Word / PDF)
Application Form (Word / PDF
Guidance Notes (Word / PDF) 
Diversity Monitoring Form (Word / PDF
Criminal Convictions Declaration (Word / PDF)

If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete an application form and return it to recruitment@seftoncvs.org.uk no later than 12noon on Monday 8th July 2019. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 16th July 2019