Healthwatch Halton is the independent champion for local people’s voices in health and social care across Halton. Our role is to enable people to feedback their views and experiences of the health and social care services they receive and for their input to influence how services are planned and delivered in the future.
We have a simple ambition, to make health and social care services better for the people who use them in Halton. We are here to understand the needs, experience and concerns of people who use services and speak out on their behalf.
We currently have vacancies for:
- Community Outreach Lead
Community Outreach Lead
Full Time – 37 Hours per week
Salary – £23,000
Healthwatch Halton are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our staff team as Community Outreach Lead.
If you are awesome at meeting new people and easily able to start up conversations then this may be the role for you. As a Community Outreach Lead, you will use your strong networking and relationship building skills to identify opportunities to get out into the community to gather feedback from the public about their experiences and views on local health and care services.
You will spend a lot of your time out and about speaking to people and working with local groups and organisations. You will work with the Healthwatch Halton team, including volunteers, to develop a vibrant programme of creative activities, events and projects which will provide opportunities for local people to influence the development and shaping of health and care services.
As a Community Outreach Lead with Healthwatch Halton you will:
- Engage with all communities across Halton to ensure that the views of the local population, groups and organisations are fully represented by Healthwatch.
- Be involved in the planning and delivery of outreach and engagement activity.
- Occasionally evening and weekend work may be required for which you will receive time off in lieu.
This is an incredible opportunity for a pro-active person to have a direct impact on shaping health and social care in Halton that will improve the lives of local people.
For informal discussions on the role please contact Dave Wilson on 0300 777 6543
Closing date for applications – 7 July 2022