Second Step are a leading provider in Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, This is both an exciting and rare opportunity to join Second Step’s Health Link Team who work in partnership with BrisDoc’s Homeless Health Service, who are based within the Compass Centre in Stokes Croft ,right in the centre of Bristol
Senior Health Link Worker (Bristol)
Our Second Step Healtlhink Team of 2 Senior Health Link Workers provide plus offsite manager, provide support to people 20-25 people in a variety of settings. Including at the medical centre GP surgeries within the homeless pathway accommodation and within peoples own homes, plus many other settings.
Many people are at high risk and use A&E repeatedly
We support people who are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless, and support to people within the Bristol Homeless Pathways
People on our caseload have significant physical and enduring health problems and/or who struggle to engage with health services.
Healthlink Team travel around Bristol so access to transport is desirable but not essential
Hours -Full-time 37 hours per week
We may also require occasional evening work..
No current weekend work
Base Homeless Health Service, Compass Centre in Stokes Croft
Salary Range -£22,779 - £24,899 per annum
We are looking for a person who is very experienced in relationship building ,ability to advocate and hold and manage a diverse and highly complex caseload
Highly developed multi agency liaison with a health focus.
A great sense of humour
To apply /more details please visit our website for an online application.
Closing date – 7th June 2020
Interviews due to Covid 19 will be via Zoom
For more information about this exciting opportunity please contact Simon Holliday Team Manager on 07730 656901
Second Step is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community and from people who have personal experience of using mental health services.
CV applications will not be accepted.