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Health Visitor

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  • Sector:

    Children & Family Social Work

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tiffany Greaves

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Duration:

    1 Month

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Akton Recruitment has an exciting opportunity come available in the for a Health Visitor, 22.5 Hrs a week
Main Roles
* You will work as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (SCPHN) at NHS Band 6 equivalent level within the community as a member of the Health Visiting Team.
* You will offer a comprehensive public health nursing service in accordance with AfC's Health Visiting Standard Operational Procedures and the Public Health England 'Healthy Child Programme 0-5 years'.
* You will assess each child and family health needs, using the appropriate assessment and risk assessment tools and ensure that at each contact with a child an assessment of the health and developmental needs are documented.
? Educated to a degree level with a relevant professional qualification as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse.
? RGN/RMH/RMW/ Dip HE (Child/adult/Learning disabilities) and Nursing and Midwifery Council membership. Evidence of continuing professional development.
? Knowledge of relevant theory that informs practice delivery for example Health Child Programme
? Experience of building strong partnerships, maintaining relationships and co-producing solutions to challenges across a diverse set of stakeholders, including children, young people and their families. Advocating the voices of those we are working with
? Proven ability to effectively use data, intelligence and evidence to create meaningful insight and to inform own decision making
? Experience of keeping and maintaining records (in accordance with local policy) and producing accurate reports, presentations, written updates to a range of stakeholders (which may include families, children or young people).
We would like to hear from you if you are able to contribute to the safeguarding of children and young people.