We’re Recruiting: Living Well Coordinators


Job Title:  Living Well Coordinator (Social Prescriber)

Responsible to:  Adapt (NE) and West Northumberland PCN

Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm. Two x full-time posts (open to job share)

Salary:  £24,882 per annum (pro-rata)

Benefits:  25 days annual leave per year, plus statutory holidays (pro rata)

Location: The Living Well Coordination Service covers the 14 GP practices in West Northumberland.

The service is looking for Living Well Coordinators to be named workers for referrals from GP practices in Hexham, Prudhoe and Stocksfield.

The successful applicants will also receive referrals from other West Northumberland practices in order to meet the needs of the service.

Each Living Well Coordinator will be the named worker for 1-3 GP practices and will split their working time across these practices, as well as home-working and/or working from Adapt’s office in Hexham where appropriate.

Initially these posts may be predominantly remote-working due to COVID-19.

The West Northumberland practices are: 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).

Clients may live rurally beyond these areas.

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 applications to be returned by email by 5.00pm on Monday 20 September 2021.

Interviews will be held Thursday 30th September and/or Friday 1st October

If you require any further information please contact Tania Thomas by email at tania.thomas@adapt-tynedale.org.uk or call 01434 600599 (option 4).

Job description and person specification

Application form

Consent form