HEALTHWATCH OFFICER (ENGAGEMENT LEAD) – HEALTHWATCH WOKINGHAM
18.5 hours per week (home based, with flexible working)
Salary: £23,172 – £25,700 per annum, pro-rata £11,586 to £12,850 per annum for working part-time 18.5 hours per week)
Are you passionate about making a difference?
Healthwatch Wokingham is the local independent champion for health and care services. From improving services today to helping shape better ones for tomorrow, we listen to the views and experiences of Wokingham people and use these to influence decision-making.
We are looking for a Healthwatch Officer Engagement Lead – to engage with a wide range of people in Wokingham so we can hear their experiences of health and social care services. This will require the post holder to take a lead role in working with communities and organisations, setting up and running events and managing projects. Applicants will need experience in networking and partnership building, supporting volunteers and community groups, have the knowledge and practical experience of community involvement methods as well as proven experience of leading and developing projects.
Ability to travel across Wokingham and surrounding areas as well as occasional travel to different locations of business will be required for this role.
This is an exciting and wide-ranging role for someone with the energy and passion to improve health and social care services through patient experience.
To find out more about the role or to request an application pack please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone 0300 111 3303 or download the pack from Help & Care website: www.helpandcare.org.uk.
The closing date for applications to be received is by 12 noon on Friday, 22nd February 2019.
Interviews will be held on Monday 4th March 2019.