Age UK Hillingdon, Harrow & Brent are looking for a...

 

Lung Health Engagement Worker (Hillingdon)

Salary: £25,480 pa

Hours: 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Based at: Community based work across the London borough of Hillingdon and at the H4All head office, Key House, 196 High street Yiewsley, UB7 7BQ (flexible and home working options are available to all staff subject to negotiation and service need)

Closing date for receipt of applications: Sunday 22nd August 2021

Three Age UK brand partners, Age UK Hillingdon, Age UK Hammersmith and Fulham and Age UK Sutton are working in collaboration with the West London Cancer Alliance on a Target Lung Programme Partners to deliver a coordinated and high-quality service to support residents' access and engagement with their Lung Health screening programme.

 

West London Cancer Alliance, through Royal Brompton Hospital, have developed an early diagnosis project that aims to diagnose patients with lung cancer earlier by identifying the population at increased risk, inviting them for a lung health check and where eligible, a low dose CT (LDCT) scan.

The project aims to increase awareness and uptake of the lung health checks by empowering local people to take control of their lung health by increasing participation in targeted lung health checks by those aged 55-75 who are smokers or ex-smokers and increase awareness of the higher risk of lung cancer for this group and the benefit of attending the lung health check to intervene early.

 

The post holder will:  

  • Work in collaboration with our Target Lung Programme Partners to deliver a coordinated and high-quality service to support residents' access and engagement with the screening programme.

  • Empower local people to take control of their lung health by:

  • Communicating and actively delivering the key messages of the Targeted Lung Health Programme to local residents through a programme of roadshows, events, talks and public engagement. 

  • Co-producing information materials to inform and advise local residents and the wider third sector.

  • Contributing to the education of the wider health and wellbeing alliance network, including community health champions' network.

  • Supporting identified clients with barriers to accessing the screening programme as appropriate. 

  • Identifying wrap around support for those who need it following Lung Health screening.

  • Contribute to the development of the service.

 

Key relationships: 

Targeted Lung Health Programme Partners, Local GP Practices, Primary Care Networks, Hillingdon Health and Social Care Partners, Local authority, local residents, Third Sector partners, Community Health Champions. 

Candidates are advised to structure their supporting statement in line with the points in the person specification, and to provide clear examples of their experience that demonstrate their skills and knowledge (see bottom of the page for full job pack including role description and person specification).

Candidates are invited to email the contact provided and an application form will be emailed to you for completion and return.

Candidates are warmly invited to arrange an informal discussion with the recruiting manager, before submitting their application, which can be arranged by contacting hr@ageukhhb.org.uk 

 
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We have an exciting opportunity for a...


Community Development Manager

£33,000 – £36,000
plus company pension scheme

Full-Time

Due to a fantastic career opportunity for the current post holder, we are now seeking a dynamic new Community Development Manager to join our management team and take over the management, support and development of our five-strong Community Development team. The team works closely with the many health and care facing voluntary groups and organisations in Hillingdon and offers them access to volunteers, training, funding and capacity-building support. We are looking for strong leadership from a flexible, creative and committed individual.

H4All is a formal collaborative of five voluntary sector organisations in the London Borough of Hillingdon that is being widely recognised for its innovation and new ways of working. H4All combines the expertise of its member organisations and the wider voluntary sector to bring health benefits to Hillingdon residents.

 

To apply please see below and click the application documents. 

 

For more information or an informal chat about this role, please call
Sally Chandler at Carers Trust Hillingdon on:
01895 811206

 

Closing date for receipt of applications:
9am, Monday 23 August 2021

Interviews will take place on:
Friday, 27 August 2021 - Applicants are asked to save this day.

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Brentworth, Chiswick, Feltham and Bedfont, Hounslow Health and Great West Road Primary Care Networks in partnership with:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Would you like to be part of the exciting community health programme in Hounslow?

The Hounslow GP Consortium CIC and its voluntary sector partners, Groundwork London and H4All CIO, are introducing a new management role to lead and develop the newly expanded Social Prescribing teams across Hounslow’s 5 Primary Care Networks (PCNs)

Social Prescribing Programme Manager 

£32,000 - £36,000 p.a. plus contributory pension

Full-time: 37.5 hours

The Social Prescribing Project Manager will work in collaboration with Hounslow Consortium (GP Federation) and the Clinical Lead in each PCN to deliver a coordinated and high-quality Social Prescribing Link Worker service that delivers a range of wellbeing and social prescription services within Hounslow PCNs – supporting residents to better self-manage and engage with the
extensive range of support in the community.

The Social Prescribing Programme Manager will support the development of Social Prescribing in Hounslow, represent and promote the service to stakeholders, develop integrated ways of working with providers and monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the service against agreed targets.

 

The Link Worker programme is a national initiative from NHS England and NHS Improvement, and we are seeking an individual with a background in health, care, public health or voluntary sector services.

 

Application pack can be found on the Groundwork London Website.

Click button below to apply

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