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Health Visitor

Band 6

Main area
Health Visitor
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
040-NMR662-1119
Site
Community
Town
Chepstow/Caldicot
Salary
£30,401 to £37,267 per annum
Closing
Today at 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

 

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

 

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

 

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.

 

 

We are seeking to employ a qualified Health Visitor (Full Time)  to work within the generic health visiting team in the South of the Monmouthshire Borough.

The post will be based in Chepstow or Caldicot along with other Health Visitors and skill-mix staff.

The successful candidate will have high levels of professionalism and clinical skills and be able to work on their own initiative as well as working effectively in partnership with parents/carers and other services such as Family First, Primary Care, Children Services and School Nursing.

We are committed to delivering the full implementation of the Healthy Child Wales Programme. We have an excellent training programme to support and develop newly qualified and experienced Health Visitors, with regular safeguarding supervision and management support. We are committed to developing our Health Visitors as leaders within the Public Health Early Years agenda and we strive to deliver excellent quality of care to the preschool population and their families/carers within Aneurin Bevan University Health Board. The Health Visitor will also utilise the wider public health principles and a community development approach, in order to tackle health inequalities, strengthen communities, and deliver on Welsh Government Public Health priorities and our exciting Clinical Futures agenda.

The Health Visitor contributes to the development of new projects and policies within the health visiting service and is involved in the research, implementation and evaluation of evidence based practice. The post holder will be responsible for providing universal, enhanced, and intensive Health Visiting services to children and families from all cultural diversities on their case load. Health Visitors work as a team across locally defined areas and support the service across Gwent, to provide a safe service for all preschool children and their families.

We value our staff and are committed to ensuring the wellbeing of all our staff and offer a variable flexible working hours’ programme to support a work life balance.

We would like you to view our Health Visiting Recruitment Video at ABUHB Health Visiting web page.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing date:  20th November 2019

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Mr Chris Phillips

Public Health Nursing Borough Manager Monmouthshire

Tel 1633 618001/618046