Team Lead - Children’s Services Department

Salary : Band 7 – £32,103 - £42,205
Location : Mid Argyll or Campbeltown

Mid Argyll, Kintyre & Islay Locality

Team Lead

Mid Argyll, Kintyre & Islay Locality

Team Lead

Children’s Services Department
Mid Argyll or Campbeltown
37.5 hours, permanent
Band 7 – £32,103 - £42,205

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced team player to fill the role of Team Leader in Mid Argyll, Kintyre and Islay (MAKI). The area has a wide rural geography and the Team operates as one Team with two main bases across this Area Mid Argyll and Campbeltown. The base for the post will be negotiable between Mid Argyll and Campbeltown.

The Team Leader will be instrumental in facilitating, leading, supervising and supporting change and Health Visiting agendas around the universal Health Visiting pathway and the Named Person role. The team is an integrated children’s’ team with Health Visitors, School Nurses, Staff Nurses (Schools), Primary Mental Health Nurses and Nursery Nurses.

It is a requirement of the post to have active Health Visiting experience, previous managerial experience and evidence of continuing professional development relevant to the post. The role involves a part managerial and part clinical role there a supervisory position working with and managing and supporting colleagues across the team through active supervision and management.

The post holder will have overall responsibility for all caseloads in MAKI and contribute to the quality and performance management agendas within the HSCP

You will be expected to travel effi ciently and effectively between various work locations within Argyll & Bute to meet the operational requirements of the Service.

Further information can be obtained from Patricia Renfrew, Consultant Nurse, Children and Families – Argyll and Bute HSCP Tel: 01700 501544/07771 937403, Email:

Application forms are available from HR Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB – Tel: 01546 606788 (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail –

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by e-mail. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder. Please quote job reference number 17ab/196 in the subject line of your e-mail or enquiry.

The closing date is 2nd March 2018.