Public Health Nurse/Health Visitor

Recruiter
NHS Forth Valley
Location
Sauchie
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
NHS FORTH VALLEY
CLACKMANNANSHIRE COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE CENTRE

Public Health Nurse/Health Visitor

Part-time, 22.5 hours per week, permanent
Band 6, Salary: £26,830 - £35,933 per annum, pro rata

Ref: 17030193

An opportunity has arisen for experienced and enthusiastic health visitor to work within the PHN team based at the above Health Care Facility.

The successful candidate will become a key member of the health visiting team within Clackmannanshire Community Services Directorate. The team is a friendly, progressive and supportive team that work with a varied client population and including vulnerable adults and children and cover a wide geographical area.

The successful candidate should be experienced in the areas of child protection, working with vulnerable families and public health. Good communication and organisational skills coupled with an ability to work within a team setting as well as independently, will be essential requirements of this post.

A nurse prescriber qualification is desirable.

Ability and willingness to travel throughout the area of service delivery is essential for this post.

Informal Enquiries to:
Margaret-Ann Williamson Team Leader, TelJulie Whitcombe, Clinical Nurse Manager, TelThe duties of this post require the successful candidate to be a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme. More information on this scheme can be found at

Application forms and job descriptions are available on the NHS Forth Valley Intranet site or by visiting . Alternatively by quoting relevant post title and reference number and e-mailing or by telephoning the recruitment answer line on.

Closing Date: Monday, 29th January 2018 at 12 noon.

Please note if you we have not contacted you within 6 weeks of the post closing, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

NHS Forth Valley Board aims to improve health and healthcare for the people of Forth Valley. In recent years we celebrated the opening of the new Forth Valley Royal Hospital and we are now embarking on a new and exciting chapter of quality improvement as we continue to design and deliver healthcare services fit for the future, with the launch of our new Healthcare Strategy.

For further information on NHS Forth Valley please visit our website where you will find copies of our Healthcare Strategy and Annual Review.