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Vacancy Details

One You Adviser (2 year Contract) x2

Employer:
Sevenoaks District Council
Salary:
£21,853 - £23,983
Location:
Council Offices, Argyle Road
Contract:
Temporary
Working Pattern:
Full Time/Job-Share/Part Time
Hours:
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Enhanced
Closing Date:
15/10/2017 at 23:55 PM
Reference:
SDC/17/44422
Sevenoaks District Council

Do you have an engaging personality and the ability to motivate and inspire other people to change behavior and lead healthier lifestyles?

If you have a passion to make a difference, we are looking for people like you to join our exciting new West Kent health partnership.  This includes Sevenoaks District, Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge & Malling Borough Councils working alongside Kent County Council.  

We are looking for two 'One You Kent' Advisers to deliver  integrated healthy lifestyle work throughout the Sevenoaks District area for an initial two year period.

Your key role will be to carry out 1:1 health and wellbeing assessments, follow ups and to record outcomes.  You will deliver a range of targeted outreach healthy living interventions on weight management, physical activity, healthy eating and brief intervention on smoking cessation, alcohol intake (following appropriate training), and attend community events to promote the service.  You will work alongside local health professionals and key voluntary sector partners in connecting services around the customer.

You will need to be outcome focused with proven working knowledge and experience, ideally within a health related service.  You will also have the drive, creativity and communication skills to change people's lives. 

For an informal discussion please contact Anton Taverner-Gustave, Health Team Leader on 01732 227121.  Applicants seeking flexible working arrangements, including part-time or job share welcome.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Interview Date: Friday 20th October 2017

Equal Opportunities

Sevenoaks – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Sevenoaks District Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

How to apply

Please apply online (see below). If this is not possible, please contact a member of the HR team by either emailing recruitment@sevenoaks.gov.uk or contacting us on 01732 227383 to discuss how we can assist you in applying.

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