Health Visitor

  • Part time
  • Full time
  • Yeovil, Somerset
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • November 27, 2020
  • £31,365 - £37,890 pa pro rata

We are recruiting for 2 Health Visitors.

Somerset Public Health Nursing Team is delighted to offer the opportunity to join one of our dynamic Health Visiting Teams in South Somerset, with a 37 hour and 30 hour post available in Yeovil.

Here’s what you can expect to be doing

The Health Visitor service comprises of a skill mix team that deliver core and targeted health input through the Healthy child programme 0-5 years aged children and their families. We have two posts available: one post of 30 hours and the other full time and you will be part of a busy team, working alongside Health Visitors, Assistant Practitioners, administrators and school nurses.

A few things about you

These are exciting opportunities for registered nurses who hold the Specialist Public Health Nurse in Health Visiting qualification.

You will need to be a highly motivated and innovative practitioner.

You must also have good leadership skills and a knowledge base in safeguarding and child protection processes.

In addition to this, you must have a strong Public Health focus and be fully committed to improving the health and well-being of our children and families in Somerset.

You must be an NMC registered Nurse or Midwife with SCPHN qualification with an interest of addressing the health needs of children aged 0-19 years and their families.

Additional information

Applicants must have a full valid driving licence and have access to a car for work. If necessary, adjustments can be considered in line with the Equality Act 2010.

For further details please contact:

Sophie Jones, Team Leader South Somerset East 07990 946071

Interviews will take place virtually on Thursday 17th and 18th December 2020

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Job Overview
  • Hours Per Week
    37 + 30
  • Salary
    £31,365 - £37,890 pa pro rata
  • Job Category
  • Disability Confident
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