Do you want to get involved in your local community? Are you good at chatting to people? Would you like to improve the health and wellbeing of others?
Community 360 are looking for friendly and approachable people to work alongside the My Social Prescription (MSP) team in doctors surgeries.
You will need to be a good communicator and will be based in different surgeries in the Colchester area. Your role will involve supporting the MSP team to take referrals from people who are looking for support and information to help them improve their daily lives and/or health conditions.
The hours will be flexible and dependent upon the surgery.
All training will be provided and regular support will be offered, as well as social meetings and activities.
Self motivating, enthusiastic and confident
Caring and non judgmental
Able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people
Be confident and comfortable in discussing personal matters with service users
Be able to locate information for service users/visitors from the range of information available
- Data Protection policy
- DBS check required
- Equal opportunities policy
- Expenses reimbursed
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
- Suitable for under 18s
- Training provided
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Written role description
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 17/05/2019
End Date: 17/05/2020
Weekly, flexible This role is available in the following locations: Wimpole Road Surgery, Shrub End Surgery, Parsons Heath Medical Practice and Castle Gardens Medical Centre
This opportunity is available in: Colchester
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