Wolverhampton Total Health Primary Care Network are recruiting 2x Health and Wellbeing Coaches.
Hours: Full Time
Salary: Band 4/5
This is an exciting new and developing role to provide health and wellbeing coaching to patients across our primary care network to support those with lower levels of patient activation to develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence to manage their health and wellbeing. The role will be an integral part of our primary care network teams to support our network in improving the health and wellbeing of our local population.
The successful candidate will contribute to increasing patient physical activity levels, improving diet, and making long-term lifestyle changes. You will support the patient in increasing their ability to access and utilise community support whilst providing access to self-management education, peer support and social prescribing. You will take an approach that considers the ‘whole person’ in addressing existing issues and encourage proactive prevention of new illnesses. The role is varied, and may include supporting self-management education, peer support, case management and facilitating group consultations.