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Health Visiting
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
36
Job ref
199-M11684
Employer
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Croydon
Town
Croydon
Salary
£33,562 - £40,329 pa inc of HCAS
Closing
30/12/2019 23:59

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Croydon Health Services NHS Trust logo

Health Visitor

Band 6

Croydon is a busy, exciting and diverse place to work. The borough has one of the youngest populations in London and continues to grow.

Croydon Health Services cares for local people at Croydon University Hospital, Purley Memorial Hospital and in clinics and people’s homes all across the borough.

We are a very close-knit and friendly organisation where everyone of our 3600 members of staff is valued. We strongly believe that our employees are our greatest asset and so through Listening into Action – our way of engaging staff - we empower everyone at any level to initiate and bring about real improvements in our care.

Join us and be a part of the team that is making Croydon proud.  #choosecroydon

Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (Health Visiting)

Full time/Part time positions

If you are a Health Visitor looking for a change and a challenge, Croydon is the place for you. Croydon Health Services NHS Trust is looking to employ some more enthusiastic and motivated Health Visitors to join our friendly and well established teams across the Borough.

For Newly Qualified and less experienced Health visitors we offer a robust Preceptorship programme and regular supervision. Experienced Health Visitors will have opportunities to lead and take part in exciting projects that build on your specialist skills, expertise and experience. We do ask that you are a qualified driver with access to a car for work purposes.

Since April 2016, Croydon Health Visiting has been part of Croydon Best Start, incorporating Early Help Services, Perinatal and Mental Health, Parents In Partnership (PIP), Early Years settings, Midwifery and other voluntary and statutory services across the Borough. Croydon have achieved the Baby Friendly Stage 2 accreditation, and will be aiming for Stage 3 in early 2020.

This is an exciting time to come and work in Croydon. While we continue to embrace new Government initiatives we are also keen to develop and collaborate on other initiatives with our partners for the benefit and well being of Croydon families.

Following successful appointment the post holder will be offered: -
• Corporate membership for the iHV
• A Parking Permit enabling ease of access to working in the community 
• A personal development pathway 
• Robust Trust Induction programme 
• Preceptorship Programme and mentors for newly qualified Health 
Visitors
• Excellent teaching, training and opportunities for your own professional development.

Interviews: 13th January 2020

Trust IDCapital Nurse, LondonListening into Action (LiA)No smoking policyLondon Living Wage is a voluntary commitment made by employers, who can become accredited with the Living Wage FoundationPositive about disabled peopleImproving working livesAge positiveDisability confident employer

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Lilian Onorienobohwo– Clinical Service lead, Tel 020 8274 6423 or at lilian.onorienobohwo@.nhs.net

or

Alison Dalton- Operational Lead on 020 8714 2700 or at alisondalton1@nhs.net