Health Visitor

NHS Tayside
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Children Young People & Families
Health Visitor – Band 6
[Salary Scale : £26,830 - £35,933 per annum pro rata]

This is an exciting time to join health visiting in NHS Tayside and be part of our commitment to improving the health and well being for children, young people and families. NHS Tayside is moving forward with the National Transformation of Health Visiting Agenda and are seeking an individual to join our health visiting team.

NHS Tayside is committed to improving the life chances and opportunities for children. We work closely with our partners in health and other agencies e.g. GP’s, Family Nurse Partnership, Early Years Workers, Allied Health Professional, Multi Agency Partners and Voluntary Services. An understanding of the Children and Young People Act 2014 and the role of the Named Person is essential.

You will gain a varied experience working in Dundee including opportunities to develop health visiting practice within a city area. We encourage and support ongoing CPD and all health visitors will be trained in The Solihull Approach.

Health visitors in Dundee receive regular child protection and management supervision and newly qualified health visitors receive additional support in the first year through a programme of preceptorship.

You must have excellent communication skills be a team player and willing to support change. If you are a qualified Health Visitor or due to qualify within the next few months we would like to hear from you.

Informal enquiries to: Louise Wanless Community Nurse Manager  or Jackie Gibson, Head of Service / Lead Nurse 

Hours of work are: 30 or 37.5 per week (please state on application form)

Please download the full application pack from http://2ep3FVt or click on the following link

NHS Tayside Nursing & Midwifery Jobs

Internal applicants: please download the application pack from Staffnet. Please read the Important Job Application Information in the Information for Applicants section.

Completed applications should be returned to (quoting the job reference number in the subject box) or to HR & OD Directorate, Management Offices, Perth Royal Infirmary, Taymount Terrace, Perth, PH1 1NX

Short-listed applicants will be contacted by email. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

Please quote reference number - P/FM/143

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms – Friday 12 January 2018

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