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Wellbeing Information Officer
  • Employer: Arun District Council
  • Reference: ADC-900016
  • Published: Wed 18/11/2020, 11:29 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 06/12/2020, 11:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,092 – 21,748 per annum
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Arun Civic Centre, Littlehampton, West Sussex, West Sussex

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Wellbeing Information Officer



Arun Wellbeing has a vacancy for a FULL TIME Wellbeing INFORMATION OFFICER.


Fixed Term Contract expected to last for 12 months (maternity cover) or internal secondment expected to last for 12 months - please seek permission from yor manager prior to applying.


Scale/Salary:             4 ( £20,092 – 21,748 per annum)


Based at Arun Civic Centre, Littlehampton - Please note that, due to the current pandemic, it is likely this role will initially be based at home, working remotely.


This post is subject to a basic DBS check.


Would you like to promote a service which helps people to improve their lifestyles by eating more healthily, getting more active and achieving a healthy weight? Do you have a good knowledge of website maintenance and social media promotion?  Are you well organised and good at administration? Would you like to receive regular training opportunities to develop your existing skills?


Arun Wellbeing has an opportunity to provide maternity cover for a Wellbeing Information officer, working within a proactive and friendly team at Arun District Council.  Our Wellbeing Information officer has the responsibility for creating and maintaining pages on the Arun Wellbeing website, keeping other information resources up to date such as Facebook and Twitter, being the first point of contact for enquiries from the public and health professionals, supporting the wider Wellbeing Team’s delivery of the Wellbeing Programme by providing administrative support including data entry, information leaflets, and editing of an online newsletters.


Arun Wellbeing has been commissioned by the West Sussex County Council Department of Public Health, to develop a prevention and wellbeing programme for adults of all ages.  We have a particular focus on supporting behaviour change in people with increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease, stroke, diabetes type 2 and cancer through providing information, signposting and motivational support.  As well as the core team of wellbeing advisers, the wider Arun Wellbeing team members offer physical activity sessions, fuel poverty advice and a family-based wellbeing programme.


In return we offer:


  • Up to 27 days paid annual leave plus paid Bank Holidays (subject to continuous service) - PLUS Flexi-Time
  • Free membership at local leisure centres
  • Excellent Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work discount/Christmas Savings/Save As You Earn Schemes
  • Health and Wellbeing initiatives including on site exercise classes, free health checks, free eye tests and an option to pay into a Simply Health Care plan
  • Training and Development Opportunities


For an informal discussion about the posts, please contact Joy Bradbury-Ball on 01903 737855


Please apply online.


CLOSING DATE :                Sunday 6th December  2020 at 11pm

INTERVIEW DATE:            MONDAY 14th december 2020


Arun has a commitment to equality of opportunity in employment.

If you have a disability which makes it

difficult to complete our application form,

please contact the Human Resources Department,

 who will assist you with your application?