Job vacancy: SPA Co-ordinator (2 posts) – SOAR

SOAR is a regeneration charity in North Sheffield which provides a number of services for the community including health, buildings management, volunteering and support into employment.

SOAR has two exciting vacancies in our Health Team for:

SPA Co-ordinator (2 posts to be recruited)

Full-time: 37 hours per week (flexible hours)

Salary: £20,085 – £21,470

Permanent (subject to funding).

Post A – SAPA5 Primary Care Network. Incorporating Longley, Parson Cross, Shirecliffe, Shiregreen and Southey area

Post B – North2 Primary Care Network. Incorporating Abbeyfield, Burngreave, Firshill, Firth Park, Fir Vale and Wincobank area

Key terms and conditions

  • 25 days holiday
  • 1 day birthday leave
  • 8% non-contributory pension

Other:

• SOAR is a living wage employer and seeks to uprate salaries by the annual increase in the living wage

• Cycle to Work scheme – Buy a bike tax free and cycle to work

• Westfield Foresight Health Plan – Annual benefits and services such as routine dental work and check-ups, etc.

Purpose of Job

The SPA Coordinator will deliver the triage, assessment and coordination function within SOAR’s Social Prescribing Service, working on a one to one basis to:

• Act as a single point of access for all referrals from Primary Care Network members and partner organisations into the Social Prescribing System

• Undertake an initial client ‘triage and assessment’ and co-produce a personalised support plan that encourages empowerment of an individual to take control of their own health and wellbeing (‘what matters to me’)

• Develop a comprehensive knowledge of wider support services for individuals with varying support needs, developing and implementing referral pathways where appropriate

• Work collaboratively with others as part of a multi-agency approach to produce a holistic model to meet the varying needs of the population.

Further information

For more information or to request an application pack please contact:
Marilyn Scarrott on 0114 213 4120 or recruitment@soarcommunity.org.uk

If you would like to speak to someone about this post, please contact
Guy Weston (Health Services Manager) on 0114 213 4065

Closing date for applications : Wednesday 9th October 2019 (by 12.00)

Interview will be held: Week commencing Monday 14th October 2019