Healthwatch Southampton Community Development Worker

Two posts, one 37 hours / week, one 22.5 hours week

£25,500 per annum (pro-rata)

DBS enhanced check required

Healthwatch Southampton is the health and social care champion for patients and the public in Southampton.  We make sure that NHS leaders and other decision makers hear your voice and use your feedback to improve care.

We are seeking two Community Development Workers to help lead the engagement and involvement of local communities, to ensure a representative, evidence-based voice for the public; influencing change based on the public’s needs.

Given the circumstances of the last 20 months it has never been more important to ensure that health and care services are designed around people’s needs, rather than the needs of organisations and systems.  If you are passionate about driving change within public services and contributing to a social justice agenda, please do get in touch.

Healthwatch Southampton is managed by local charity Southampton Voluntary Services.

To apply please forward your CV and a covering letter with supporting documents for this role.

Applications must be received by 5pm on Wednesday 27th April, please send to jobs@southamptonvs.org.uk  Interviews will be held on Thursday 5th May.

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