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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 15/09/2021.

Specialist Homeless Health Visitor

Job Reference: 824-SOUTH-8622

Employer:
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Department:
Health Visiting
Location:
L5 Wandsworth Health Visiting, London
Salary:
£47,154 - £52,936 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.


Specialist Homeless Health Visitor - Wandsworth 0-19

We are looking to recruit an experienced professional to fulfil the role of Specialist Homeless Health Visitor. The successful candidate will join our passionate health visiting team, working across the South West London 0-19 service. The Wandsworth Homeless Health Visiting Team consists of two health visitors who share the responsibility of the families who reside in designated homeless accommodations within the borough. The role will be based at Falcon Road (Battersea) and will cover the borough of Wandsworth. The post includes a collaborative working approach with the local authority housing department, safeguarding and the wider 0-19 service.

 

We have adopted a ‘think family’ approach; the service is progressive, innovative and committed to supporting our vulnerable homeless families. You will work with all stakeholders and the local authority to support improving outcomes for all clients.

 

The homeless health visitors are responsible for developing and maintaining systems and processes within their service. You will also have the opportunities to develop this vital role as we are a forward thinking and progressive team.

 

You will be issued with a laptop, phone and sky-guard device that will support agile working and timely record keeping away from your base.

 

This is an exciting prospect for practitioners who feel passionate about the health & wellbeing, welfare and protection of children, young people and their families.

 

For further details contact:

Iquo Adebayo (Clinical Lead) - iquo.adebayo@nhs.net - 07769 287 058

Emma Fosuhene, telephone 07950 871 086, email e.fosuhene@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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