Public Health Nurse / Health Visitor

Posted 13 July by NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde Featured
The health visiting/public health nursing service operates an open access service to families and communities within home, community and primary care settings. You will promote a healthy lifestyle within the local population giving particular attention to the identified health needs of the locality, and target groups such as children 0-5 years, school age and young people, vulnerable families. You will work in a manner which reflects the World Health Organisation principles of addressing inequalities in health through participation, collaboration, empowerment and primary care. The health visiting/public health nursing service will also undertake case management which would include assessment of health needs, primary prevention, identifying vulnerability and targeting interventions appropriately to meet the needs. It is essential that you are currently a Registered Nurse with the NMC and that you have a post registration qualification in Public Health Nursing with significant post registration experience. It would be desirable if you have a current driving licence. The shift pattern for this post is worked over 4 days 8.30am - 4.30pm. This post requires membership of Disclosure Scotland's PVG Scheme. PLEASE READ AND SAVE THE CANDIDATE APPLICATION PACK BEFORE SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION. This post will be closing on the 27th July 2018.

Reference: 34840532

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