Stop Smoking Practitioner – North Devon

Full and Part time roles available – Competitive Salary.

The stop smoking practitioner is responsible for supporting and facilitating smoking cessation programmes within the OneSmallStep stop smoking service in Devon. You will be providing high quality behavioural support and pharmacological advice to Devon residents who wish to stop smoking. Whilst improving the accessibility of the OneSmallStep Stop Smoking Service through the pro-active promotion of the smoking cessation programme and referral pathways amongst primary and secondary care services, other key health care providers, allied professionals, community development initiatives, local agencies and the general public.

If you are enthusiastic, motivated and looking to make a difference then this is the role for you.

We would like to hear from you, if you:

  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Possess a minimum of 1 year experience working in a community based health improvement service.
  • Are experienced in using behaviour change models within a work context.
  • Display strong knowledge of the harmful effects of smoking, smoking as an addiction behaviour, withdrawal and relapse
  • Are flexible with good time management and planning skills
  • Are interested in motivating and supporting both individuals and groups in community based settings.
  • Can raise public awareness and provision of consistent healthy lifestyle messaging, on issues relevant to the health of the community and in a multi-cultural setting.
  • Have experience in building strong links and relationships with a diverse range of groups, organisations and agencies
  • Are currently registered with the NCSCT as a stop smoking practitioner (or willing to work towards this qualification)

To apply for this job please send a current CV with supporting letter to [email protected].

Closing date: Friday 17th April at midday

Interviews will be held: TBC

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Any offers are subject to enhanced DBS checks and satisfactory references

Stop Smoking Practitioner – Bristol

Full Time Role  – Competitive Salary.

 

The stop smoking practitioner is responsible for supporting and facilitating the development of community based smoking cessation programmes.

Working in conjunction with a delivery team, you will be planning and delivering a dynamic and accessible smoking cessation service throughout Devon, in both one to one and group environments.

You will be improving accessibility of the Stop Smoking Service through the pro-active promotion of the smoking cessation programme and referral pathways amongst primary and secondary care services, other key health care providers, allied professionals, community development initiatives, local agencies and the general public. If you are enthusiastic, motivated and looking to make a difference then this is the role for you.

We would like to hear from you, if you:

  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Possess a minimum of 1 year experience working in a community based smoking cessation service.
  • Are experienced in using behaviour change models within a work context.
  • Can demonstrate a clear understanding of the range and appropriate use of different smoking cessation interventions.
  • Display strong knowledge of the harmful effects of smoking, smoking as an addiction behaviour, withdrawal and relapse
  • Are an NCSCT accredited Stop Smoking Advisor
  • Are flexible with good time management and planning skills
  • Are interested in motivating and supporting both individuals and groups in community based settings.
  • Have experience of raising public awareness and healthy lifestyle messaging, on issues relevant to the health of the community through building strong links and relationships with a diverse range of groups, Organisations and agencies

 

To apply for this job please send a current CV with supporting letter to [email protected].

Closing date: Thursday 19th March 2020

Interviews will be held: TBC

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Any offers are subject to enhanced DBS checks and satisfactory references