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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 31/08/2021.

Social Prescriber (Link Worker)

Job Reference: J180-A-21-403716

Central Advertising - General Practitioners
Primary Care Network
High Wycombe

This advertisement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.

Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.

The formation of Primary Care Networks (PCN) has provided an exciting opportunity to expand the services provided by GP Practices in Buckinghamshire.

Cygnet PCN is seeking two enthusiastic and forward-thinking Social Prescribers (Link Workers) to join our GP practice network in High Wycombe.

The PCN is made up of four GP practices (Desborough and Hazlemere Surgery, Kingswood Surgery, Priory Surgery and Tower House Surgery), providing services for approximately 45,000 patients. The practices have a strong history of working together and have been making significant strides towards integrated working.

We are looking for individuals to develop and manage all aspects of link work, empowering our patients to take control of their own health and well-being.

The successful candidates will be part of a supportive network of Clinicians, Social Prescribers, Practice Managers and excellent administrative staff across all the Practices that make up the Cygnet PCN. This is an evolving role with huge scope for development.

Full details can be found in the Job Description and Person Specification.

Working arrangements can be flexible for the successful individuals. Full time or part time arrangements will be considered for the selected applicants.

The desired start date would be Monday4thOctober 2021.

Informal enquiries and visits are welcome.

Please apply via the NHS website.


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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