Job Opportunity: part-time (18.5 hours per week) Social Prescribing Link Worker at Totnes Caring, Devon (application deadline: Monday 20th June 2022 at 9am)

Totnes Caring, a charity providing services to the vulnerable, predominately older people, living in Totnes, Devon and its surrounding areas, is currently seeking to recruit a part-time Social Prescribing Link Worker.

Please forward details to anyone in your networks who may be interested in finding out more or applying. The deadline for applications is Monday 20th June 2022 at 9am. Many thanks to Mary Popham, Fundraising and Events Co-ordinator with Totnes Caring, for sending in details. 

The job advertisement reads:


“Would you like to support individuals to identify, communicate and achieve their aspirations for better lives?

“Working across both GP and community settings, you will use the social prescribing model to help people find appropriate community and non-clinical solutions to their needs; to reduce their social isolation and improve their health and wellbeing.

o Salary: £12,352 per annum.
Hours: 18.5 hours per week.
o Closing date:  9am on Monday 20th June 2022.
o Interview date:  Thursday 30th June 2022.

“Further information, including a job description, person specification and an explanation of what social prescribing is, can be found on the Totnes Caring website.

“Please send your CV with a covering letter addressing the person specification to: by 9am on Monday 20th June 2022.”