Adult Weight Management Practitioner Jobs in Milton Keynes at MoreLife

Title: Adult Weight Management Practitioner

Company: MoreLife

Location: Milton Keynes

Job title:Adult Weight Management Practitioner

Location:Bedfordshire & Milton Keynes (Travel across the two areas will be required)

Hours:37.5 hours or pro-rata if part-time (will incl evenings and weekends)

Salary:£18,360 – £22,400 pa pro-rata if part-time (depending on experience)

Reporting To:Engagement & Delivery Lead

Key Relationships:Engagement & Delivery Lead / Marketing Co-ordinator/Administrator& Data/ Bank Staff

Closing Date: 11th February 2021

About MoreLife:

We provide programmes and services to individuals that will help them change their behaviours and make a difference to their overall health and wellbeing.

We are passionate about what we do and how we do it. Our team of experts provide evidence based, tailor-made and psychologically informed programmes to individuals in group settings with their peers, families, classmates or colleagues.

We work with individuals and families, commissioners, workplaces, schools and communities, as well as government agencies and charities, to bring about real and long-lasting changes to behaviours that result in healthier lifestyles.

Our approach is underpinned by our core values:

We are looking for an individual who is passionate and shares our values of drivinghigh quality,innovative, andevidence-basedpractice. MoreLife (UK) is continuallyevolvingand we seek out those who are committed to continual improvement and to delivering the best outcomes. In addition to beingresourceful, we promotefunandflexibilitywithin MoreLife (UK) and seek dynamic individuals to come onboard as part of our team.

Background information:

MoreLife deliver Weight Management Services and Healthy School Programmes across Bedford & Milton Keynes; which is funded by Bedford Borough Council, Central Bedfordshire Council & Milton Keynes Council.

The offer includes the following:

An engagement team which will be central to supporting the whole of the MoreLife Service;

Adult & child weight management services,

Maternity weight management support,

Healthy schools programmes,

Public Health campaigns and events.

Teams will work in a locality focused way engaging and link working with the Voluntary, Community & Faith (VCF) sector, schools and Health & Social Care colleagues including Integrated Neighbourhood Teams.

Teams will also work as programme specific groups to ensure clinical effectiveness.

All teams need to be committed to active engagement with/working within the community and need to understand the issues that impact on those living and working in the community.

The post holder will also need to be aware of and committed to the vision, policies and practices of the organisation.

What we can do for you

28 days annual leave including bank holidays (pro-rata forpart-time staff).

Company sick pay (one month full, one month half pay)

Nest pension scheme the Company contributes 3%, theEmployee contributes 5%.

Death in service benefit.

Salary sacrifice for pensions (optional).

Online training courses.

Recommend a friend scheme.

Free eye tests and contribution towards glasses if requiredfor VDU purposes.

Employee Assistance Programme.

1 Professional subscriptions per year.

Volunteering 1 day per year.

Annual Flu jabs.

Free DBS checks.

Paid Jury Service

Workwear if required for the role.

Purpose of job:

To provide delivery for an evidence based behavioural change obesity programme for adults and children, if required.

Promote the service to stakeholders, clients and health professionals in a range of…


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