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Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Project Lead

Job Reference: 824-CHD-5371

Employer:
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Department:
School Nursing
Location:
L5 Brent School Nursing, Middlesex
Salary:
£32,258 to £41,308 pa inc HCAS

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust works across eleven London boroughs and Hertfordshire. 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.


Every day, our professionals provide high quality healthcare in schools, people’s homes or at convenient local clinics and children centres, helping children and families to stay well, manage their own health with the right support and avoid unnecessary trips to, or long stays in, hospital.

Central London Community Healthcare Trust (CLCH) has exciting opportunities available for passionate and committed School Nurses across Merton. We are looking for candidates with excellent clinical and communication skills to join our 0-19 skill mix teams contributing to delivery of 5- 19 Healthy Child programme. You will help make a tangible difference to peoples’ lives and enjoy the very best of London life on your doorstep.

The School nursing Teams are seeking dynamic individuals with a strong public health focus who are fully committed to improving the health and wellbeing of our diverse school aged population. You will be a highly motivated individual with an interest in proactively managing health promotion initiatives.

CLCH welcome applications from newly qualified and experienced School Nurses. Some of the benefits of working with CLCH include: a robust preceptorship programme for the first 12 months, outstanding safeguarding support from our safeguarding team, and comprehensive suite of training for school nurses, professional development opportunities and clinical supervision, staff awards and annual educators/mentors conference to celebrate the outstanding contributions made by our staff.

We've just been rated ‘GOOD’ by the Care Quality Commission. We're in the Health Service Journal's list of the top 120 best places to work and in Stonewall's top 40 employers list. CLCH is a great place to do a great job; helping give children a better start in life.

We offer flexible working arrangements, childcare vouchers, subsidised access to sport and leisure facilities within central London, help with transport and annual season tickets, cycle scheme as well as the inner and outer high cost area supplements for working in London with additional benefits.

If you would like to join our team and make a tangible difference to children, young people and families lives we would like to hear from you.

You must have SCPHN - School Nursing (BSc course) qualification and RGN Registered Nurse (Adult or Paediatric). Car drivers are essential in Merton.




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)
  • A fast-track 18 month rotational programme to move to progress your career here *T&C’s apply
  • 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 BME and LGBT 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 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.


UK Registration

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



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