Mid Sussex Alcohol Wellbeing Advisor
Salary £23,953 pa - £26,445 pa + Car Allowance up to £1,239 pa
This is an exciting opportunity to join our friendly Wellbeing Team delivering lifestyle support to people in the Community. The Wellbeing Hub is part of a county-wide programme in West Sussex to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent ill-health in our local communities. The hub provides information, advice and signposts local people to services for help and support. The service for Mid Sussex is delivered by Mid Sussex District Council.
The service is currently looking to employ an Alcohol Wellbeing Advisor on a permanent contract. The post holder will report directly to the Senior Wellbeing Advisor and will develop and deliver an alcohol support service to provide early interventions to adults (18+) who are drinking at Increasing risk and Higher risk levels, in order to prevent alcohol-related harm and possible future dependence on alcohol.
If you have experience in health and wellbeing and have, a background in project delivery and working with clients to promote behaviour change then we’d like to hear from you.
Previous experience delivering alcohol interventions is not essential as full training will be provided.
About Mid Sussex
Mid Sussex District Council is a dynamic, forward thinking local authority in the heart of southern England. We have clear priorities and are proud that local people consistently rate our services highly. We are based in Haywards Heath at the centre of the largest opportunity for development identified in the Coast 2 Capital Strategic Economic Plan and the Greater Brighton City Deal.
Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to the local community, we are a great employer to work for, situated in a glorious part of the country with great benefits to offer.
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Shelagh Robinson on e-mail Shelagh.Robinson@midsussex.gov.uk
Close Date: Wednesday 19th October 2022
Interview Date: Thursday 3rd November 2022