Job Vacancy – Living Well Coordinator


Job Title:  Living Well Coordinator (Social Prescriber)

Responsible to:  Adapt (NE) and West Northumberland PCN

Hours: Part-time – 3 days/22 hours per week, 9.00am – 5.00pm

Salary:  £23,761 per annum (pro-rata)

Benefits:  25 days holiday per year, plus statutory holidays pro rata

Location:  GP practices across the West Northumberland Primary Care Network

Each Living Well Coordinators are the named worker for one to three GP practices and will split their working time across these practices.

The successful applicant to this post will be the named worker for Burn Brae Medical Group in Hexham.

Living Well Coordinators are also asked to cover referrals for other practices depending on referral levels and team capacity in order to meet the needs of the service.

Please note that you are unable to be the named worker for a practice you are registered at as a patient.

Initially this post is remote-working due to COVID-19.

The Living Well Service team covers the 14 GP practices that make up the West Northumberland Primary Care Network.

Practices include: Adderlane Surgery (Prudhoe), Bellingham Practice, Branch End Surgery (Stocksfield), Burn Brae Medical Group (Hexham), Corbridge Medical Group, Haltwhistle Medical Group, Haydon Bridge and Allendale Medical Group, Humshaugh and Wark Medical Group, Ponteland Medical Group, Prudhoe Medical Group, Riversdale Surgery (Prudhoe), Scots Gap Medical Group, Sele Medical Practice (Hexham) and White Medical Group (Ponteland).

Please find below the Job Description/Person Specification and Application Form. Please tell us how you meet the person specification within the application form and return along with the GDPR Consent Form.

Completed application forms to be returned by 5.00pm on Friday 14th May 2021 to: Interviews will be held remotely via Zoom on Friday 21st May.

If you require any further information please contact Tania Thomas by email at or by calling Adapt (NE) on 01434 600599 (option 4).

Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form

GDPR Consent Form