Professional Body for Social Prescribing link workers


Whether you are applying for your first job as a social prescribing link worker, want to develop your existing skills, or moving to a senior position, we’re here to help you take the next step.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements are currently determined by the commissioner and/or employer. 


  • Children and young people social prescribing
  • Mental Health social prescribing
  • Adult social prescribing
  • Inclusion health group social prescribing

Career development opportunities through NALW

Career options

  • Health and Social Care careers
  • Public Health careers
  • Management careers
  • Patient and Community engagement careers
  • Health Policy careers
  • Entrepreneurship opportunities
  • And lots more…


You can search for jobs and find more information  by using #ChooseSPLW on twitter. Job vacancies are also listed on our website and other websites- please spare some time to surf the internet to find jobs.