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Healthwatch Torbay Engagement Officer Vacancy


Healthwatch in Devon, Plymouth and Torbay (HWDPT) is run in partnership by three local organisations – Colebrook South West, Healthwatch Torbay & Engaging Communities South West and Citizens Advice Devon.

Healthwatch is an independent consumer champion for patients, carers, families, and everyone who uses health and social care services.

A key role of a Local Healthwatch organisation is to continue to develop and deliver local Healthwatch services, ensuring the patient voice is represented at all levels.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Healthwatch Torbay as our Engagement Officer, ensuring that the voices of local people are used to influence the design, development, improvement and delivery of local health and social care services across wider Devon, with a focus on Torbay.

The post holder will be employed by Healthwatch Torbay & Engaging Communities South West, to work within the Healthwatch Devon, Plymouth and Torbay project.

The role is remote, working from home or office-based on request at Paignton Library. Will also include travel across wider Devon area.

This is a fixed term contract for 12 months at 30 hours per week.


How to Apply

For more information, please download the job description below (click to download):

HWT Engagement Officer JD

To apply for the role please complete the application forms below (click to download) and email it for the attention of Donna Wynne to

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Closing date for applications: Friday 21st April 2023.

Interview Date:  Friday 28th April.