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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/06/2021.

Health Visitor

Job Reference: 824-CHD-5763-A

Employer:
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Department:
Health Visiting
Location:
L5 Ealing Health Visiting, London
Salary:
£36,070 - £42,712 PA inc. HCAS - Pro-rata

Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) is one of the largest community healthcare organisations in London and Hertfordshire, providing our services to diverse communities/boroughs in 11 London Boroughs - Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea, Merton, Richmond, Wandsworth, Westminster and Hertfordshire - Watford, St Albans, Potters Bar, Hemel Hempstead, Harpenden.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.


Health Visitor

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join one of our forward thinking and innovative integrated 0-19 Universal teams in Ealing.

We have a range of part and full time Band 6 Health Visiting posts across Ealing. Our skill mix teams work passionately to deliver our progressive service and continue to seek and develop innovative ways of working with Ealing families to enable children to have their best start in life.

Children, young people, and families are our focus and passion and we’re seeking Health Visitors to join our dynamic diverse teams. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our families get the best care closer to home. The current climate means this is more important than ever; supporting families to keep them well, to provide care to keep them out of hospital or allowing them to return home from hospital at the earliest opportunity through our support and care.

Our commitment to career progression, leadership and research in practice is reflected in the recent appointment of our first Nurse Consultant for Public Health. Research and practice initiatives from frontline staff are encouraged and supported and we have an excellent CLCH Academy to support learning and career development, plus membership of IHV and SAPHNA for professional development.

Based in Ealing, West London, we’re a unique service with a skill mix team which includes: Health Visitors, Community Staff Nurses, School and Nursery Nurses, Early Start SEND workers, Social Workers, Family Nurse Partnership, Child Healthy Weight Team and Safeguarding Advisors. We are integrated with Ealing Local Authority and are co-located within the Children Centres.

 

You will be:

  • A qualified (or currently in training) as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse
  • Well versed in co-ordinating health promotion initiatives
  • Experienced in assessing, planning and implementing programmes of care
  • Used to working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Up to date on recent developments in primary care and health legislation

 

In return we can offer you:

  • Preceptorship and fully supported inductions
  • Access to the CLCH Academy which provides continued education and training
  • Excellent professional development opportunities
  • Exclusive discounts across travel, shopping, utilities – with even more coming soon
  • Various Health & Wellbeing programmes to help with general, physical, and mental health
  • Staff networks that celebrate and support cultural diversity and inclusivity
  • Travel discounts including season tickets and cycle schemes
  • And much more…

 

At CLCH we’ve been continuing to re-shape the way Health Visitors work. Throughout the pandemic we have kept our Health Visitors working with Ealing families by introducing new and innovative practices to keep them safe, including agile working and provision of laptops and additional technological solutions.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

If you’re interested in finding out more, please contact us at: suzettemuhammad@nhs.net




Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:

  • A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Single occupancy accommodation in Central London – (we can help you find accommodation in London, support you with your deposit)
  • Support with gaining your driving license *T&C’s apply
  • Car lease scheme *T&C’s apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Annual travel card loan
  • Training, support and development in your career

At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BAME and LGBTQI networks.

Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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