Healthy Weight Healthy Nutrition Band 7

Band 7

Main area
Health Visiting
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
220-054-CYP-NZ
Employer
Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Child Health Promotion Level 5
Town
London
Salary
£36,224 to £46,315 pa INCL HCAs
Closing
25/02/2018 23:59

Whittington  Health NHS Trust received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

62 per cent of staff say they are proud to be working for the organisation in our Staff Survey with 55 per cent saying they would recommend us as a great place to work and 53 per cent say they have a strong sense of belonging.

For our current apprenticeship vacancies, please go to https://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship and use Keyword ‘Whittington’


 

 

Lead for Healthy Weight Healthy Nutrition

Children and Young Peoples Service

( Haringey  0-5yrs )

 Band 7

 

 An exciting opportunity has arisen as part of our developing universal Healthy Child Programme for Children and Young People in Haringey. We are on a journey towards stage 2 UNICEF Baby Friendly accreditation and want to continue on the progress we have made. The post holder will have a key role in supporting the Health Visiting workforce in embedding practice   with a focus on the primary prevention of obesity.  We want to build on the excellent progress we have made in establishing our Healthy Child Programme and want to create heathy weight and nutrition champions in our teams.

The role will involve leadership, teaching, training and skills practice elements with groups and individuals e.g. breastfeeding.

 This is a community based role and would suit someone who has experience of working with families and professional s on a 1: 1 basis and   in groups and on the evidence for prevention and early intervention.  

Closing date for applications 2 weeks from advert

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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

  Jane Grant, Deputy Head of Haringey CYPS on Jane.grant5@nhs.net,

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
020 7288 5798