Healthwatch - Communications Administrator

Healthwatch - Communications Administrator

Job specification

Location: Swindon

Hours: 26

Contract type: Initially fixed until 31 March 2021

Salary: £19,554 to £21,589 p.a. pro rata

Closing date: 12/08/2020

Date posted: 23/07/2020

Healthwatch are currently looking for a Communications Administrator. Although based at Sanford House, Swindon (with occasional travel throughout the southwest), this role will be fulfilled remotely until further notice.

Aims of the post:

Develop and maintain tailored publicity and information to promote Healthwatch to organisations and to the general public

Ensure the development and maintenance of effective stakeholder and customer relationships through professional, calm and positive communication at all times

To provide specialist communications support but also to support other team members to plan and deliver communications appropriately.


We are the independent champion for people who use health and social care services. We’re here to make sure that those running services, put people at the heart of care. Our sole purpose is to understand the needs, experiences and concerns of people who use health and social care services and to speak out on their behalf. We focus on ensuring that people’s worries and concerns about current services are addressed. We work to get services right for the future.

This post covers both Healthwatch Swindon and Healthwatch Bath & North Somerset
The Care Forum offer a fair application process with a shortened person specification, Interviews which utilise scenario questions, presentation and assessment to accommodate the differing strengths of candidates.

All applicants are reminded that applications are most likely to be successful if they are written clearly to align with the numbered points in the person specification.

The Care Forum is a strongly committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all members of the community. The Care Form does NOT accept CVs. This post is subject to right to work checks.

For further information please visit our website

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Application closing date: 12th August 20