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Health and Wellbeing Practitioner

Job Title - Health and Well-being Practitioner
Location - Enfield
Hourly rate - £18 - £20 (negotiable depending on experience)
Full time (37 hours per week)
Job Details

  • Deliver care planned evidence based psycho-social interventions to young people who are engaging in use of illicit substances, alcohol and new psychoactive substances including those on YOS orders for drug related offending.

  • Deliver health promotion messages via school based programmes including PSHE, programme delivery with targeted youth support, assemblies, community events and assertive outreach.

  • Carry out health screens and holistic health assessments on young people accessing the service.

  • Deliver time limited structured psycho-social and preventative early interventions to young people with mild to moderate mental health concerns, who are at risk of participating in substance use or risky sexual behaviour.

Person specification


  • Relevant qualification in substance misuse/youth work/psychology/counselling/mental health; such as a Diploma in Youth Work, Social work, Psychology or accredited Counselling or equivalent NVQ Level 4 in Children, Young People or families, social care or mental health.


  • Working with children, young people or adults in a community setting

  • Facilitating group work with children, young people or young adults

  • Inter-agency and multi-disciplinary working

  • Involving children and young people and their families in design, delivery and development of services.

  • Working with at risk or vulnerable groups.

  • Delivery of behaviour change support.

  • Obtaining information about individuals/circumstances/needs and preferences.


  • Safeguarding children and adults guidance and legislation.

  • Developmental needs of children and young people.

  • Equality and Diversity guidance and legislation.

  • Confidentiality, consent and mental capacity.

  • Risk taking behaviour and the resulting problems.

  • Mental health, emotional health and emotional well-being.


  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Rate: £18 - £20 per hour + Negotiable
  • Location: Enfield, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Contact: Michael Potts
  • Tel: 01772 208962
  • Fax: 01772 471473
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2022-03-31 14:37:42 -

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