Redbridge: Social Prescribing Advisor

Closing date: 

Thursday, 4 August, 2022


£25,000 per annum pro-rata (£15,000 actual)  

Full/Part Time: 

Part Time



Contract details: 

Until 31st March 2023 initially with potential to extend


RedbridgeCVS is the local umbrella body for the voluntary and community sector (VCS) in Redbridge. We are a small, friendly team based in central Ilford - just 20 minutes by train from Liverpool Street station. Every year we support over 350 voluntary and community groups, helping them to flourish and make a difference in their communities.

We are seeking a values-driven and motivated individual to join us as Social Prescribing Advisor.

As Social Prescribing Advisor, you will provide clients with one to one motivational support using behaviour change techniques as well as practical support to access community services to help improve their health and wellbeing.

The successful candidate will be highly organised with a reflective approach and a strong commitment to continuous learning and improvement. You will be passionate about improving health and wellbeing through holistic and person-centred support.

To apply for the post please download the job pack on our website and return your completed application form by midnight on Thursday 4th August 2022.

Interviews are expected to take place on Thursday 18th August 2022.

At RedbridgeCVS, we recognise that our team is our greatest asset. We aim to create a culture where everyone feels valued, supported and fulfilled. We offer the following benefits to all our team members:

  • A supportive learning culture and opportunities to develop in your role
  • 28 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays (pro-rata)
  • A range of workplace wellbeing initiatives
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Employer pension contribution
  • Season ticket and cycle to work scheme



Job pack: 

London Borough of RedbridgeNHS Redbridge Clinical Commissioing GroupCity of LondonLondon CouncilsMayor of LondonSkills Funding Agency  Big Lottery