Job Vacancy @ZestCentre – Senior Health Co-ordinator (closing date 14th July 2016)

28 Jun


ZEST delivers a range of community based health, employment and training, social and physical activities from the Zest Healthy Living Centre.  Zest has a dynamic health team. The team is made of a variety of services, from a Health Trainer Service and Community Wellbeing Programme to a Smoke-free peer-support service working with young people in secondary schools

Senior Health Co-ordinator – 37 hours per week

£22,000-24,000 pa (depending on experience) plus pension contribution, 12 months in the first instance

We are looking for a motivated, self-starting individual with the ability to co-ordinate a range of services and activities from group workshops, social activities to training for young people.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential as you must be able to work with a diverse range of people and communities as well as with different partners such as GPs, other health professionals and schools.

The post holder must have experience of supervising staff and developing and delivering health-related workshops and sessions.  A degree or other qualification in public health, nutrition or similar field is essential.  Knowledge of smoke-free services is desirable.

Knowledge of child protection and safeguarding procedures and undertaking a DBS check are essential.

We offer 25 days holiday rising to 30 (pro-rata), plus 8 statutory days paid holiday (pro rata), a pension scheme and other benefits, including subsidised gym membership.

To apply visit, then click the Working for Us tab at the very top of the page to download an application pack.   Completed application forms must be returned to

Closing date: 9.30 am Thursday 14th July

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 19th July
ZEST is working towards best-practice in equality of opportunity


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