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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 17/06/2021.

Band 6 - Health Visitor

Job Reference: 074-A-21-13320-1

Employer:
CSH Surrey
Department:
0-19
Location:
Guildford
Salary:
£31,365 - £37,890 + 5% HCA

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy.

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

Our staff enjoy 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 CARE about our staff though through our values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence. Our active employee council called The Voice, elect employee representatives to ensure colleagues' voices are heard at Board level.

Click the link in the box CSH Surrey - A great place to work and read everything you need to know about joining our unique organisation and click the iWantGreatCare link to read our patient feedback.

If you are a passionate, person-focused individual then apply to join CSH Surrey today!


We are looking for enthusiastic, innovative and motivated health visitors to join our health visiting team based at The Jarvis Centre in Guildford.

Health visitors deliver the 0-5 healthy child programme as part of a highly supportive and cohesive team, assessing the health needs of the population and putting into place tailored packages of support and care to meet client needs. We work hard to reduce health inequalities for children, young people and their families and we pride ourselves on being at the heart of prevention and early identification of health needs, helping each other to give families and their children the best start in life in keeping the child at the centre of all our care.

Health visitors are also integral to the wider 0-19 team and are co located with school nurses to ensure seamless transisiton of care and also work in close collaboration with our partners e.g. GP’s, social care, family centres and the third sector to support families.

You will have:

  • An understanding of recent developments and proposed changes in health e.g. 1st 1000 days and social care.
  • Experience of working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Experience in assessing, planning and implementing programmes of care.
  • Excellent communication skills – written, oral and IT.
  • Experience in managing change and implementing new ways of working.
  • Passion for mentoring and in developing collegues and self.
  • A commitment to team working and enabling leadership.
  • The ability to set personal objectives and priorities, effectively manage your time and stressful situation.
  • Strong clinical skills including a good understanding of safeguarding practice and policies together with the ability to assess and manage risk.

In return, we will offer you:

  • The opportunity to join a well established, friendly and supportive team which thrives on encouraging the development of individuals strengths and interests.Our team members say they “love working in this team”.

  • Preceptorship, supervision and a robust induction, training development programme and development opportunities.
  • Flexible working with technological support to enable agile working.

Whilst these specific health visiting posts are for the borough of Guildford we also have a variety of other health visiting posts available across Surrey so please check out our other job adverts!

For an informal chat regarding Guildford posts please contact Julie Dalton Clinical Service Manager - South West Quadrant on 07747 012 053

Or

Lenni Hide Clinical Team Leader Guildford on 07989 671 961




Here at CSH Surrey we are proud to have a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve.

We actively welcome job applications from candidates who have a disability or who are members of the BAME, LGBT and Armed Forces community (including: Reservists, Veterans, Spouses and Cadets).

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If you've any questions in relation to the mass vaccination covid programme please do not hesitate to contact us via email: csh.mvprecruitment@nhs.net or Telephone: 01483 362988

If you've any other questions please don't hesitate to contact us: Telephone: 01483 362988. Email: CSH.recruitment@nhs.net



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