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Living Well Programme Lead

Salary: £29,174 per annum
Working hours: 35 hours per week
Contract length: Permanent
Holidays: 25 days per annum, pro-rata (rising to 30 days after 5 years)
Based at: Agile working and working across the borough of Rochdale

  • Do you have experience of working strategically with organisations to increase the health and wellbeing of customers and staff?
  • Do you have the ability to create partnerships and successful relationships to improve service access and tackle health inequality?
  • Have you the creativity and skills to lead public health campaigns and programmes across organisations?
  • Can you lead staff and develop programmes that create opportunities for people to change their lives?

Then you could be our perfect Living Well Programme Lead!

 You will have the opportunity to work as part of the Living Well service in Rochdale, helping people overcome multiple barriers to living healthier, happier lives.

Leading Living Well’s Programme team, you will work with organisations and partners to increase their capacity to deliver tangible improvements in health and wellbeing within a robust performance framework.

You will be working with key organisations to embed prevention action plans within their workforce. You will create a strategic workplan with key organisations to achieve the aims of the public health prevention strategy.

You will work creatively and coordinate public health campaigns in line with the strategic workplan.

This is an exciting time for Living Well. After 8 years in Rochdale, we are about to start a new three-year contract which will see us continue to build on the strengths of Rochdale’s people and communities to improve their health and wellbeing.

How to apply

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 6th July at 17:00pm. Applications received after this time will not be considered and CVs will not be accepted.

Interviews will take place on the 12th July 2022.

Please contact Michelle Duffy Service Manager for more information. Michelle.duffy@thebiglifegroup.com or call 07388321939.

Your health and happiness is important to us, so we offer a comprehensive staff wellbeing package.

This role will require you to work across different neighbourhoods of Rochdale within Greater Manchester and also include remote working.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and will be subject to enhanced DBS checks. 

If you need the application form in an alternative format, please contact our HR Team.


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