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Health & Wellbeing Coach - Lived Experience

Health & Wellbeing Coach - Lived Experience
Role Description

We are looking for a Health and Wellbeing Coach to support our Social Prescribing Project. You will be passionate about supporting people with long-term conditions. We are particularly interested in a candidate with lived experience of managing, or have independently reversed, a long-term condition such as Diabetes, heart disease or chronic kidney disease. Your role will be supporting residents to increase their ability to self-manage long-term conditions and encourage them to take pro-active steps to improve the way they manage their physical and mental health, centred around what matters to them. This could include working with local Voluntary Sector groups to connect residents to the right support or exploring new opportunities in partnership with other voluntary organisations. We are looking for a dynamic, vibrant candidate that can inspire and motivate people to make lasting changes to people’s lifestyle and health. 

Guidance For Applicants

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Questions - Health and Wellbeing Coach


Please submit your CV, a cover letter, and answers to the attached questions (refer to the links above) to by the specified deadline.  Applications without all 3 requirements met will not be considered.

Closing date for applications is 9am Tuesday 2nd January 2024. 

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 10th January 2024

If you have not heard from us by 4th January, please assume your application was not successful, we are unable to provide feedback on applications which are not shortlisted. 
If you would like an informal chat, please contact Kate Shrager, or 01322 524 682


*We encourage you to apply early, as applications will be reviewed as soon as they are received, and we reserve the right to close the advert sooner subject to finding a suitable candidate.*


*This is a 16 month fixed term contract. NB: We are seeking lobger-term funding for this project *

At BVSC we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role, passionate about voluntary organisations and understand how they work, we encourage you to apply. You may be just the right candidate!

£27,340 per year inc. OLW & 6% pension
35 hours, across five days (part-time hours would be considered)