Band 6 Health Visitor

Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS FT

Salary : £31,365 to £37,890 a year
Location : Birmingham

Do you have passion and commitment to public health and the early intervention agenda and want to work in one of the most diverse and thriving citi

Do you have passion and commitment to public health and the early intervention agenda and want to work in one of the most diverse and thriving cities in England

We are excited to welcome applicants for highly skilled, enthusiastic clinical practitioners who have a good understanding of the needs of children, young people and their families and want to be part of our journey to work as part of an integrated early years, health and wellbeing service.

BCHC fully supports a positive work live balance and currently have Health Visitor vacancies, full time/ part time plus job-share and 15hours per week contracts at various locations across the City. We support practitioners who have been out of practice for a while as we offer a Return to Practice framework, all of the above can be discussed at interview.

We also encourage the development of our Health Visitors and have a number of Band 7 posts that can be considered alongside either clinical or management development.

Main duties of the job
Our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion starts with our people shapes the way we deliver our services and the way we build our teams. We welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds to help us deliver great care to all of our communities.

If you wish to work with diverse populations across Birmingham in order To give every child an equal chance to have the best start in life so they can achieve their full potential, this post would be well suited to you.

We welcome applicants to join our team with the following skills and knowledge:

An ability to adapt and embrace new ways of working
An ability to work autonomously within corporate and integrated teams
An inclusive leadership style with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
An up to date knowledge of the current health and early years agendas and priorities.
About us
On joining our team:

We offer excellent preceptor ship programmes, alongside development opportunities and leadership programmes. You will be supported by our clinical specialists, clinical Team Leaders, Service Managers and our Safeguarding Team in order to provide excellent professional practice and further develop your skills and knowledge.

Also an NHS pension, corporate iHV membership and on-going training and development opportunities e.g.: UNICEF training, Promotional Guidance training, and Perinatal Mental Health training.

In joining BCHC you will be offered the option to receive additional payments as part of our recruitment and retention initiatives. Please contact our team for more information.