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Public Health Nurse (Health Visitor)

NHS AfC: Band 6

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Public Health Nurse (Health Visitor)
NHS AfC: Band 6
Part time 34 hours per week
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Sandridge Gate, St Albans
St Albans
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum pro rata
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We seek a Public Health Nurse (Health Visitor) to join the Hertfordshire Family Centre Service based in the  St Albans  team at Sandridge Gate, St Albans

You will be part of a friendly and supportive integrated team delivering a locally driven needs led service, ensuring children and their families are at the heart of service delivery in the St Albans district.

The successful candidate will:

  • will be part of a skill mixed team delivering the five mandated universal core contacts and identifying families who need a targeted universal plus or universal partnership plus service offer, including safeguarding
  • will work in partnership with the Family Support Service staff to identify local needs, ensuring children and their families can access the same level of support
  • will be offered a wide range of training opportunities including the Newborn Observation training for 0-5's
  • will have access to regular restorative and safeguarding supervision sessions to support your practice
  • will have experience in using electronic records and be able to be a mobile worker. Be able to work full time.
  • Have a full valid driving licence and access to a car to use regularly for business purposes is essential (unless you have a disability as defined by the Equality Act 2010).


In return, we can offer you:

  • In addition to the basic salary, this post attracts a High Cost Area Supplement of 5% of basic salary subject to a minimum payment of £1,017 and a maximum payment of £1,762 per annum (pro rata where applicable).
  • Generous contributory pension
  • 27 days holiday rising to 33 days (depending on NHS Trust service)
  • Special Leave for family and personal reasons
  • NHS Car Lease Scheme
  • Eye Care Vouchers
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • NHS Discounts

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust is voted as one of the 'Top 100 Best Places to Work' and is a young dynamic and forward thinking organisation. Our CQC rating is of 'Good'

We strongly encourage you to visit us for an informal visit to meet the team and find out more about the service we provide. We look forward to hearing from you.

Interview date – 2nd October 2019

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

St Albans District Public Health Nurse Team Leaders:

Gill Gibson : Mob: 07827 230852

Mairi Bunce : Mob: 07768 852014