Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visitor

Devon County Council

Salary : £31,365- To: £37,890
Location : Exeter

Are you passionate about making a real impact on the children, young people and their families living in our Community?

Are you passionate about making a real impact on the children, young people and their families living in our Community? Can you make a difference improving outcomes?

It’s a challenging time for children, young people and families in Devon but we will provide you with the support, tools and development to make a real difference to improve outcomes.  

We have a variety of hours and working days available for registered Health Visitors and School Nurses (SCPHN) providing flexible opportunities to suit your personal circumstances. We would love to hear from you, if you would like to discuss the opportunity in more detail please contact Helen Tilke 07870375427.

You will work within a corporate team and be rostered to work in the Single Point of Access hub covering a defined geographical area. Led by Team Leaders and with the support of various dedicated health professionals, including Health visitors, School nurses, staff nurses and community health workers we strive to deliver an excellent service to the Children, young people and their families living in our Community.

You will be experienced in leading and managing changing and challenging workload priorities. You will work in close partnership with community, voluntary and statutory agencies; multiagency working and safeguarding children will be an integral part of your role.

The successful candidate will be motivated, enthusiastic and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

The posts are based in Exeter, please state on your application form your hours of work preferences.

We can offer successful candidates:

- Excellent training and development opportunities including infant feeding, maternal mental health, safeguarding.

Professional development is a high priority for us and we can offer in-house expertise that will support your own professional development
- Generous annual leave
- Flexible working hours (Monday to Friday)
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- Perks at Work and Discounts Scheme

Successful candidates will receive a full induction, preceptorship, safeguarding and clinical supervision; applications from newly qualified Health Visitors are welcomed.

You can find out more about Working for Devon on our Working for Devon page (if you have a case study include the link to find out more about).

If you are relocating to Devon this posts includes a basic relocation support package.

For all posts successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring