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Junior Public Health Nurse - Sunderland

Employer
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Sunderland
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum (pro rata)
Closing date
2 Jul 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
HDFT are seeking to recruit a motivated and passionate registered Nurse to be part of the innovative 5-19 Service within the HDFT footprint, based within Sunderland.

We are the largest provider of children's public health nursing services in the North East of England providing services that stretch from North Yorkshire up to Gateshead and Sunderland.

We are dedicated to working towards improved public health outcomes for children and families in the footprint, delivering high quality universal and targeted health visiting and school health services to meet the key improvement priorities for the population.

Main duties of the job

The post holder will work as part of children's community health commissioned services supporting the SCPHN (Health Visitor/School Nurse), and contributing to the delivery of high quality services for children young people, parents, carers and families working within the framework of the Healthy Child Programme and Best Start In Life priorities. The post holder will be pro-active in delivering the national and Public Health agendas in response to identified health and social need, working in partnership with other agencies and meet agreed standards, objectives and statutory requirements.

About us

The post holder works as a member of the 0-19 Community Public Health Team, being responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of a comprehensive service which meets the needs of the 5-19 population.

The post holder will participate in delivering Public Health intervention and support to children and families in Sunderland.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Excellent communication skills and a passion for public health are essential, alongside good organisational skills, flexibility to meet the needs of the service and ability to travel independently to meet service delivery as required.

For more information please see the job description attached.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • NMC Registration


Desirable

  • Post-registration qualification
  • Counselling qualification


Experience

Essential

  • Post-registration experience
  • Experience of change management


Desirable

  • Experience of working in community setting


Other

Essential

  • Able to travel to different locations in order to meet service needs


Employer details

Employer name

Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Doxford Park, Unit 7

Camberwell Way

Sunderland

SR3 3XN

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

421-CCS-1260R

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