NHS HIGHLAND - NORTH AND WEST DIVISION

SUTHERLAND DISTRICT TEAM

HEATLH IMPROVEMENT ADVISOR (BAND 5)

BASED WITHIN THE SUTHERLAND AREA

(Salary 23,113 - 29,905 pro-rata)


A fantastic developmental opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic Health Improvement Advisor. Working with Health Improvement colleagues, you will have responsibility for delivering a Health Improvement service within Sutherland but with some requirement to work across the North Area.

You will have a first level health professional qualification or equivalent and have evidence of relevant smoking cessation knowledge and experience in the provision of a Smoking Cessation Service. Knowledge of the Well Now initiative and previous experience working with groups will be desirable. You will also have experience in the use of health behaviour techniques and be committed to the health improvement agenda.

This is a part-time post of 22.5 hours per week, to be worked flexibly and in accordance with service requirements. A current driving licence and access to a car for work purposes, is essential however a pool car may be available on occasions.

Informal enquiries will be welcomed by Lorraine Coe, District Manager, Tel: (01408) 664033.

Application forms/full information packs are available (quoting Job Ref: 044/18.19-ES2) from Employment Services, Tel: (01955) 880403 or e-mail northarea.recruitment@nhs.net

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 12 NOON, 23rd OCTOBER 2018

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