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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 27/10/2021.

Health Visitor

Job Reference: 844-3482934-A

Wirral Community Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust
Health Visitor
Macclesfield Watersgreen, Macclesfield
£32,306 - £39,027 pa (pro rata)

The values at our HEART, focus on how we all provide care to patients.

Health and wellbeing at the heart of everything we do

Exceptional person-centred care

Actively supporting each other

Responsive, professional, innovative

Trusted to deliver

Wirral Community Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust provides high quality community health and social services which are responsive to the needs of our local population. Services are delivered by our dedicated and innovative health professionals and supported by equally committed staff behind the scenes. We strive to continue developing and improving our services by working with and listening to our populations, partners, commissioners and staff.

Working for Wirral Community Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust offers you a great opportunity to be a part of a talented, passionate and committed team delivering excellent community based services throughout Wirral and surrounding areas.

Part-time Health Visitor vacancy 0.8 WTE within Cheshire East [Macclesfield]

Wirral Community Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust has been selected by Cheshire East Local Authority Commissioners as their chosen preferred provider for the Cheshire East 0-19+ Service Integrated Children’s Division

An exciting opportunity has arisen for qualified Health Visitors to join the North team covering Macclesfield within Cheshire East which covers Macclesfield Wilmslow Knutsford and Poynton. This part-time position will be based in the Macclesfield 0-19+ team. Whether you are newly qualified and are looking to gain confidence and experience or an experienced Health Visitor we would welcome your application.

We work collaboratively with other agencies and work in partnership with communities to deliver the Healthy child programme. The right candidate will hold the SCPHN qualification in Health Visiting and be an innovative team player who is looking forward to a new challenge.

The post requires good communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to be adaptable, reliable, and approachable. You will need to have strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

You will work as part of an integrated 0-19+ Team and will be required to support the full delivery of the Healthy Child Programme and be responsible for managing a caseload of universal partnership and partnership plus families.

You will also be involved in a range of public health activities within a geographical area, to include individuals, groups, and communities. As a key stakeholder in the protection of children, you will be required to work collaboratively with other agencies to meet their needs.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Margaret Bratherton

Job title: Team Leader

Email address:

Telephone number: 07557 545 753

Important Information

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Closing Dates: The Trust reserves the right to close a vacancy prior to the closing date if a high number of applications are received.

Reference Information: Please ensure your application is submitted with referees who can verify your employment/education history over the last three years and include valid business email addresses for them. The Trust will not accept personal references from friends or family.

Salary Expectations: The Trust pays staff in line with national NHS Terms and Conditions. Relevant experience may be considered when salary offers are made.

Further Information: WCHC is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse workforce and we welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of disability, age, sex, race, religion, sexual orientation, maternity/pregnancy, marriage/civil partnership or transgender status.

Wirral Community Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust is committed to discharging its statutory duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children, young people and adults and will support staff to fulfil this duty.

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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