Senior Health Centre Worker

  • Salary £23,120 - £24,873
  • Location Byker, Newcastle
  • Status 37.5 per week
  • Deadline 18 September 2023

Tyne Housing took over the ownership and Management of The Joseph Cowen Health Centre in 1996. We run the centre in partnership with Newcastle Gateshead CCG and Newcastle City Council.

The centre exists to ensure that people who are experiencing homelessness, or are not registered with a GP, can access primary health care and support services. Today, the Joseph Cowen Health Centre provides, Monday to Friday, a drop-in facility where visitors are able to get primary health care, alongside welfare, housing and a range of other support services. The centre also offers refreshments, food bank vouchers, showers, clothing and harm reduction service.

The Joseph Cowen Senior Project Worker’s role is to provide day-to-day direction to other staff members and volunteers who support our work whilst carrying out this vital frontline service delivery role.

The centre plays a vital role in the overall work of Tyne’s Progression Team which is made up of distinct wellbeing and learning facilities and projects.

Please note that this position is a temporary contract for a minimum period of six months

How to apply

Please return the filled in application form by email to or by post to Tyne Housing Association Ltd, St Silas Church Building, Clifford Street, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1PG.

Note: We do not accept CV’s, Successful applicants will undergo an enhanced disclosure and barring check.

Tyne Housing Association Ltd is an Investor in People and Equal Opportunities Employer. 

Tyne HA is a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefits Societies Act 2014 number 21011R and is a charitable housing association

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