Health Visitor - Children and Families
The health visiting/public health nursing service operates an open access service to families and communities within home, community and primary care settings. You will promote a healthy lifestyle within the local population giving particular attention to the identified health needs of the locality, and target groups such as children 0-5 years, school age and young people, vulnerable families. You will be required to work in a manner which reflects the World Health Organisation principles of addressing inequalities in health through participation, collaboration, empowerment and primary care. You will also undertake case management which would include assessment of health needs, primary prevention, identifying vulnerability and targeting interventions appropriately to meet the needs. It is essential you are a Registered Nurse with current NMC registration and have a Post-registration qualification in Health Visiting/Public Health Nursing. You should also have significant post-registration experience The hours of this post are worked 8.30am to 4.30pm 4 days per week. This post requires membership of Disclosure Scotland's PVG Scheme. PLEASE READ AND SAVE THE CANDIDATE APPLICATION PACK BEFORE SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION. This post closes on the 27th April 2018.