The ALLIANCE is excited to be recruiting for new members of our Community Links Practitioner team. We are looking for full time and part time Community Links Practitioners that will be based in GP practices in either Glasgow or West Dunbartonshire. We are also looking to recruit for a part time Maternity Cover to be based in Yoker until the end of February 2023.
You will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of a GP practice population. You will support people to identify issues that affect their ability to live well. The post-holder will work collaboratively with individuals to support them through decision making processes and help them decide upon the issues that they would like to address; helping them overcome any barriers to addressing these.
You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.
As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu and learning and development opportunities. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk flexible working.
PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.
Closing date for applications is 9:00 am on Monday 20 June 2022.
Interviews will be held in early July. They will consist of a 5 minute presentation followed by competency-based questions.
About the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland
The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.
The ALLIANCE has three core aims; we seek to:
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