We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our award winning social prescribing service - Live Well Wakefield.

Live Well Wakefield is an exciting and supportive place to work. The service provides information, support, and advice to adults aged 18+, helping them improve their health, wellbeing, and independence.

The Administration Officer will act as principal point of contact/liaison for clients, members of the public, and other professionals, taking and processing referrals and enquiries by means of face to face, telephone, and electronic contact.

It is essential that you have experience of working within a team setting, and in an environment dealing with members of the public. You will also be required to possess good keyboard and IT skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Office, and the ability to prioritise tasks and work under their own initiative.

You will communicate frequently with colleagues, clients, community anchors, primary care networks, housing associations and other professionals and are therefore required to be a confident and natural communicator with excellent organisational and problem solving skills, to coordinate the multiple aspects of this job role.

The post is fixed term initially until December 2022 with the possibility of extension to March 2023.

Please note this post requires an Enhanced DBS Check to be carried out.

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £20,795 per annum

Closing date: Monday 1 November 2021, 5pm

Interview date: Interviews are currently planned for 8 November 2021

Please visit www.livewellwakefield.nhs.uk/ to find out more about Live Well Wakefield.

For more information, and to apply, please see the Recruitment Pack (Word) and the Job Description/Person Specification (Word). Privacy Notice for Job Applicants (pdf).

Please download and complete an application form. Send completed applications to jobs@nova-wd.org.uk.