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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/03/2020.

Student Community Public Health Nurse - School Nursing

Job Reference: 074-B5702

CSH Surrey
£24,214 - £30,112 + 5% HCA per annum

CSH Surrey is Surrey’s largest and longest established NHS community services provider (since 2006). We are part of the NHS, so our 1500+ employees get NHS pay and pensions, and also receive the Fringe ‘High Cost Allowance’ of 5%.

Our nurses, therapists and support staff provide adult community health services in the mid and north west Surrey areas, and children’s community health services for the whole of the county. Together we serve a population of more than 1 million people.

In June 2017 our services received an overall ‘Good’ rating from the CQC, with ‘Outstanding’ for how caring our teams are.

We provide excellent training and development opportunities, including the care certificate, apprenticeships, numeracy and literacy courses, access to the Nursing Associate programme, and a wide variety of management and leadership courses and programmes. We also offer a supportive preceptorship programme for newly qualified nurses and a well-established rotational programme for therapists. Our nurses and therapists also benefit from access to bespoke clinical skills courses.

If you want to be part of a passionate, person-focused community service, apply to CSH Surrey today!


Student School Nurse

Sponsorship for: Band 5 (Point 4) Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (School Nursing) Students.

One years sponsorship for training to become a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (School Nurse).

Are you a registered nurse?

Do you share our passion for improving outcomes for children, young people and their families?

If your answer is yes, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

CSH Surrey in partnership with Children and Families Health Surrey and First Community Health are looking for qualified nurses who would like to train as School Nurses.

This is a one year, full time course run in conjunction with Surrey University. The successful applicants will spend 50% of their time in practice and 50% at the University, in order to complete both practice and theoretical elements to the course. The course runs from September 2020 until September 2021.

In order to complete the course, applicants must be able to meet the academic requirements of Surrey University and must be available for the whole year.

We have an excellent preceptorship model to support newly qualified colleagues and offer all our school nurses an extensive programme of development. As a School Nurse you will have the opportunity to develop your skills and practice through supervision and our school nurse forum. Our excellent appraisal system will help you to continue your professional development in a way that works for you and for the service.

If you have the drive and passion to work with communities and families to make a difference for children and young people and you want to be involved in delivering the Healthy Child Programme then we would like to hear from you.

Our school nurse team works toward our shared purpose:

• Caring about their clients, seeking to make the support that families receive as beneficial and positive an experience for them as possible

• Compassionate and reflective, appreciating the value of research and best practice

• Committed to provide best outcomes for children through delivery of the Healthy Child Programme

• Competent in delivering best practice through training, regular supportive clinical supervision and access to personal IT systems that work

• Courageous in innovation and always ready to have a go

• Communicate effectively with our partners to work towards the best outcomes for children and their families.

Students will normally hold a previously accumulated credit volume of 360 FHEQ Level 4-6 credits, of which at least 120 will be at FHEQ Level 6, and be named on Part One or Part Two of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Register (NMC 2006a).

Applicants must have current NMC registration, and hold a valid U.K. driving license.

You should also meet home student requirements (minimum 3 years residency in the UK) to be eligible for sponsorship.

Please note this advert is likely to close early due to the anticipated high number of applicants.

Recruitment - Golden Hello

Successful applicants, who have not worked for CSH within the last 12 months, will receive an amount of £2000 paid in two instalments: - £1000 upon commencement and a further £1000 following successful completion of probation. These payments are pro-rata for part- time posts. Payments will be subject to tax and NI National Insurance in the usual way.We don’t operate Golden Hellos for Band 7 or Band 8 posts, Bank posts or fixed term contracts.

Applicable to:

• Community Qualified Nurses,

• Community Hospital Qualified Nurse

• Paediatric Occupational Therapists

• Immunisation Team Nurses

• Paediatric Physio and Speech & Language Therapists

• Health Visitors located in Mole Valley, Epsom, Spelthorne and Elmbridge*

• School Nurses located in Mole Valley, Epsom, Spelthorne and Elmbridge*

• Speech and Language Therapists**

• Occupational Therapists**

*Walton Heath Centre and Molesey Clinic - Elmbridge Borough; Epsom Clinic - Epsom/Ewell Borough; Ashford Clinic - Spelthorne Borough

** For Surrey Downs Health and Care contract only

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit UK Border Agency website. Please note that this may not be applicable for all posts.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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