Job Opportunity with Publica – Healthy Lifestyle Advisor/Instructor

Healthy Lifestyle Advisor/Instructor Publica are seeking to appoint a Healthy Lifestyle advisor to facilitate and promote the benefits of physical activity as well as encouraging the adoption of healthy lifestyles. You will provide one to one exercise and activity advice, and provide community based rehabilitation classes for higher risk and older individuals. If you have…

Job Opportunity with Gateshead Older People’s Assembly – Health and Wellbeing Co-ordinator

Health and Wellbeing Co-ordinator Gateshead Older People’s Assembly is delighted to recruit to the newly-created position of Health and Wellbeing Coordinator.  The Assembly is a small charity and we work to lower the levels of malnutrition, falls, and loneliness and social isolation affecting Gateshead residents aged 50+. For further details and to apply please follow…

Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire are looking for a part time project coordinator for the Strength and Balance (PSI) class programme

Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire have been delivering Strength and Balance exercise classes in Worcestershire for the past 3 years. We are commissioned by Worcestershire County Council to deliver this as part of the falls pathway. We are looking for a motivated individual to coordinate the development and delivery of the programme for 25-30 hours…

PSI sessions show significant social return on investment

Public Health England, in Jan 2017, published their Falls and Fractures Consensus Statement and confirmed that FaME sessions delivered by PSIs were cost-effective (PHE 2017). More recently, Gateshead Older People’s Assembly had independent research done on their return on investment (GOPA, 2017). “Gateshead Older People’s Assembly is a unique community-based organisation working with and for…