VACANCY (Post Title): Health Visitors (5 posts)
4 posts are based at The Willows, Dumfries
1 post is based in Stranraer
GRADE: Band 6
SALARY: £26,830 to £35,933 pro-rata
HOURS: 37.5hpw x 4 posts and 35hpw x 1 post
We are seeking enthusiastic and motivated Health Visitors to join our Health Visiting team within NHS Dumfries and Galloway.
The successful candidates will have an excellent knowledge of the current development in health visiting and have a proven track record of continuous professional development and innovative practice. You will provide an accessible, high quality, culturally sensitive and effective health visiting service to the children and families of NHS Dumfries and Galloway, working in partnership with other agencies and service providers. Good communication and organisational skills coupled with the ability to work within a team setting as well as independently, will be an essential requirement of this post. In return, the posts offer excellent learning and development opportunities and is a stimulating environment to work in.
We are looking for Health Visitors who will provide safe, effective, client-centred care, for the children and families of Dumfries and Galloway. The successful candidates will be offered clinical, management and child protection supervision with various opportunities for career progression including our local Band Leadership Programme.
Essential qualifications required for the post are Registered Nurse or Midwife with a Post Registration Qualification in Health Visiting/Public Health Nursing along with evidence of continuing professional development.
Informal enquires to: Emma Visca, Senior Health Visitoror Sharon Blair, Senior Health Visitor
Closing Date: Thursday 26th April 2018 (midnight)