SENIOR CHILD PROTECTION NURSE ADVISORS

Recruiter
NHS Fife
Location
Kinglassie
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
FIFE HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE PARTNERSHIP
FIFE WIDE DIVISION
KIRKCALDY
CHILD PROTECTION TEAM
SENIOR CHILD PROTECTION NURSE ADVISORS
REF NO: FW480/10/17LB
SALARY: £32,013 - £42,205
BAND 7 – HOURS: 37.5

Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge? If so, an opportunity has arisen for a individuals to join the NHS Fife Child Protection Nursing Team.

You should have extensive experience of working directly with children, young people and their families within a child protection context as well as a sound knowledge of child protection research, guidance, legislation and policies. You should have a high level of communication, organisational and leadership skills and have the ability to work within a team, with partner agencies and on your own initiative.

If successful your key tasks include offering high level support and advice to Health staff; be actively involved in multi-agency Initial Referral Discussions; deliver specialist child protection training to health staff and contribute to the delivery of multi-agency training. Another core task is the coordination and facilitation of group and case specific child protection clinical supervision within a variety of settings across NHS Fife delivered to a range of health-care professionals.

We would welcome applicant interested in working on a job share basis. Should you wish to apply on a job share basis please indicate this on a covering letter attached to the application form.

Please note: All interview letters are now being sent by e-mail. Please ensure you include the correct e-mail address on your application and check your e-mail regularly including your spam folder.

For informal enquiries, please contact Cicilie Rainey, Lead Nurse, Child Protection on. You are more than welcome to contact us for an informal visit.

A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.

NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. All applicants are required to confirm their right to work in the UK in their application. If you are not a United Kingdom (UK), European Community (EC) or European Economic Area National please state the visa category under which you are legally entitled to work in the UK on your application form and the expiry date of your leave to remain in the UK.

Application forms can be downloaded from , saved to your PC and returned to the recruitment team by email attachment. You can also request an application pack by email quoting the job reference number.

Our email address is

We will acknowledge all returned application forms within 24 hours of receipt.

We do not accept CV applications. Applications may be considered on a job share basis.

CLOSING DATE: 12 NOON ON 9TH JANUARY 2018