An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic qualified nurse to join our Healthy Families Team in Ashfield.
The Healthy Families Team deliver universal and targeted health services to the 0-19 year population in Ashfield. The post holder will be responsible for supporting the day to day management of a defined workload, working within a skill mix team.
This is an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified, experienced nurse with sound communication skills to develop their role within the community public health setting. We offer a friendly and supportive working environment with excellent development opportunities.
As part of the Healthy Families Team, the post holder will be responsible for the delivery of public health, universal and targeted interventions including safeguarding across the 0-19 years age range in line with The Healthy Child Programme. This will be delegated to them by the Specialist Public Health Practitioner for the defined population. This will be delivered in line with the National and Local guidelines and public health priorities.
The post holder is responsible for supporting and clinically supervising the Assistant Public Health Practitioners, Healthy Child Assistants and Screening Assistants allocated to a defined geographical population to deliver and maintain high quality professional standards of practice.
The team work proactively using a partnership approach to promote health and contribute to tackling health inequalities within the level of competencies required for the post.
The post holder will work with children, young people and families within the home environment, school or other identified community setting.
A full UK driving licence and vehicle for business use is required for this post; however reasonable adjustments will be made for disabled individuals in line with the Equality Act 2010.
See and Person Specification for more details
For further details / informal visits contact Rhian Cop, Professional Service Lead
Email address: [email protected] and tel no: 01623 781822
Additional contact information: Sue Wetton on 01623 781822
Liverpool, Kirkby, England, Merseyside, L32, United Kingdom