IMPACTAgewell® Project Officers

Closing: Thursday 5th May, 2022 at 12 noon

MEAAP is currently recruiting for two IMPACTAgewell® Project Officers.

Post 1:  Based in the Carrickfergus area supporting Carrick GP surgeries with hybrid working, with one day a week based from the Ballymena office

Post 2:  Based in the Ballymena area supporting surgeries in the Ballymena Area with hybrid working

These are full time positions 35 hours per week -working 5 days a week:

Salary:  SCP 12 -16 (£22,571- £24,432) per annum

The Project Officer will work with IMPACTAgewell® locality hub teams including General Practitioners, Community Pharmacy and Northern Health & Social Care Trust Staff to provide empathetic and sensitive emotional support to older people with long term health conditions via a personalised health and wellbeing action plan. When appropriate, connect them to internal and external services supporting independence and improving quality of life.

Essential Criteria

A recognised 3rd level qualification in health promotion, allied health profession or community development work, with 1 years’ experience of working in the field of health and / or community development OR 3 years’ full time experience of working in the field of health and / or community development.

Proven experience of working with a client centered context.

Previous experience of working in a hub environment.

To Apply

If you think you possess the necessary skills and have a positive ‘can do’ attitude, we want to hear from you!

To apply for either of these vacancies, please download an application form and information for applicant’s pack.

The completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form should be returned to:

The closing date for applications is Thursday 5th May, 2022 at 12 Noon.

Applications received after this time and date will not be accepted.

MEAAP is an equal opportunities employer.