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Giving local people a voice on health and social care services in County Durham


Healthwatch County Durham Engagement and Signposting Lead

Located in Meadowfield with outreach work
15 hours per week
PCP Band 3 Point 15 £17,485 per annum, pro rata
Fixed Term to 31 March 2018

Job Purpose: To support the delivery of Healthwatch County Durham workplan by engaging with the local community and providing a professional signposting service.

Key tasks: To provide expert information and advice to patients, carers and members of the public, face to face, on the telephone and in writing.
To lead engagement activities linked to health and social care priorities that have been agreed by the Healthwatch Board.
To represent Healthwatch at internal and external meetings and events, promoting the work of Healthwatch and the Signposting service.

Key skills required: Significant knowledge of health and social care and experience of engagement and information and advice within a health and social care environment. Excellent
communication and interpersonal skills and ability to work with a wide range of communities.
Excellent organisational skills, self motivated, and a committed team player.

Closing Date for applications: Midnight Sunday 24 September 2017
Interviews to be held on: Monday 2 October 2017

To apply for this position either download the documents below, or request an application pack either by completing the form below. Or contacting PCP's HR Department on 01325 321234 or hr@pcp.uk.net

Please note that we can not accept CV's.

If you are not invited to an interview within 14 days of the closing date for receipt of applications, you may assume you have been unsuccessful and that the post has been filled. 




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