Vacancies

 Healthwatch Lancashire is entering an exciting new phase in its development and is recruiting to a number of posts.  If you would like to join an enthusiastic and experienced team that is passionate about engagement, take a look at what we are offering:

ENGAGEMENT OFFICERS – FULL AND PART TIME 

£19,000 – £22,000

Our Engagement Officers play a key role in the Heathwatch staff and volunteer team to undertake a variety of activities designed to gain the views of the public in relation to their health and social care experiences.   They will act as a primary contact for a geographic locality, promote and publicise Healthwatch as widely as possible across all communities and stakeholders and write reports on evidence-based findings.

|This role requires:

  • Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
  • Occasional evening and weekend work.
  • Travel in Lancashire and Cumbria for which applicants will be required to use their own vehicle or public transport.

To apply please download our application form and send it to admin@peoplefirstcumbria.co.uk by 3rd August 2018

HWL Engagement Officer

HWL Application Form

SENIOR ENGAGEMENT OFFICER – FULL TIME MATERNITY COVER (TO 20 DECEMBER 2018)

£22,000 -£25,000

The focus of the role is to act as the senior member of a small team responsible for the delivery of Healthwatch Lancashire’s programmes of work.  The team undertakes a variety of activities designed to gain the views of the public in relation to their health and social care experiences.   They will act as a primary contact for a geographic locality, promote and publicise Healthwatch as widely as possible across all communities and stakeholders, and write reports on evidence-based findings. Line management responsibility is included in this role.

|This role requires:

  • Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
  • Occasional evening and weekend work.
  • Travel in Lancashire and Cumbria for which applicants will be required to use their own vehicle or public transport.

To apply please download our application form and send it to admin@peoplefirstcumbria.co.uk by 3rd August 2018

HWL Senior Engagement Officer

HWL Application Form

ENGAGMENT OFFICER/ VAN DRIVER

£19,000-£22,000

Our mobile engagement vehicle nicknamed the ‘Chatty Van’ is now a regular feature in and around Lancashire, we require a Van Driver/Engagement Officer who will ensure that the vehicle gets to where it need to be, supports our engagement team to listen to and record local peoples views on health and care services. Your licence must be clean and include C1.

|This role requires:

  • Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
  • Occasional evening and weekend work.
  • Travel in Lancashire and Cumbria for which applicants will be required to use their own vehicle or public transport.

To apply please download our application form and send it to admin@peoplefirstcumbria.co.uk by 3rd August 2018

Sessional Van Driver

HWL Application Form

If you think you are the perfect fit for any of these roles, we would love to hear from you!

To apply please download our application form (to follow) and send it to admin@peoplefirstcumbria.co.uk by 3rd August 2018 If you would like to discuss any of the posts, please contact Kerry Prescott – Healthwatch Lancashire Manager – 01524239100

We regret that we are unable to respond to all applications.   If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of submission please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

Healthwatch Lancashire is delivered by People First Independent Advocacy


Community Engagement Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to listen to people’s views about health and social care in Lancashire. If you are interested in supporting our engagement activities in locations such as hospitals, GP practices and community venues please get in touch. 

You will receive training, support and expenses for any activities you carry out.

Click here to find out how to apply