Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visitor
Sirona care & health CIC
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We have a variety of exciting opportunities based across Inner City Bristol and South Gloucestershire for SCPHN qualified Health Visitors.
Are you a compassionate, enthusiastic, and dynamic Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (SCPHN Health Visitor) who is looking for a new challenge?
We are looking for new Health Visitors to join our teams and work in partnership with families and professionals to promote the health and wellbeing of children, young people, families, and communities. As a Health Visitor, in line with iThrive, you will promote physical, mental and emotional health and wellbeing by empowering those we care for with the resources they need to make the best choices for them, throughout their life. You will also support the development of colleagues- sharing your knowledge and expertise with the wider team, including trainee nurse associates, undergraduate nurses and SCPHN students.
We are committed to supporting personal development and encourage all members of the workforce to embark on available learning opportunities within Sirona to enhance your own knowledge and skills. Within Health Visiting, we also aim to provide flexible working, along with initiatives to promote personal and team wellbeing.
Main duties of the job
-Demonstrate passion and enthusiasm for maintaining the health of children, families and communities within the early years whilst adhering to the NMC code.
- Maintain an up-to-date knowledge base of key pieces of literature which impact upon the health of children, families and communities within the Early Years and Health Visiting practice.
- Facilitate the delivery of the Healthy Child Programme within Health Visiting teams through assessment and delivery of public health information and advice and key programmes such as Maternal Early Childhood Sustained Home-visiting (MECSH).
- Take a compassionate approach to the development of colleagues and students within the team ensuring they embrace the iTHRIVE principles alongside the service vision and Sirona Taking it Personally values.
- Develop and lead on early years and community public health initiatives to promote health and accessibility of the service.
Form effective, working relationships with members of the multi-disciplinary team
We are Sirona care & health, a Community Interest Company committed to providing local communities with a range of high-quality specialist health care services across Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire. For us, its about the personal approach; we take pride in what we do and deliver the high standard of care that we would expect for ourselves and our families.
At Sirona, we continue to build an inclusive culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates the diverse voices of colleagues, service users and communities. We therefore welcome applications from all those who feel they have the skills and attributes we are seeking.
We offer NHS Agenda for Change Salary, Terms and Conditions and an NHS pension scheme plus much more! Please see the benefits leaflet attached to this advert for more details.
Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received prior to the advertised closing date.
For full details of the role please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification attached to this advert. Please read in full before applying for this role.
There are full and part time hours available.
Sirona care & health currently recruit overseas nursing and therapy staff through an NHS Trust Supplier and we adhere to the NHSE Code of Practice in relation to applicants from Red List countries. We are therefore, unable to accept any direct applications to this advert from candidates who are not already based in the UK. If you currently reside in the UK, and are on a visa, please confirm what type of visa you hold, or confirm if you require sponsorship.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).