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Health Visitor Team Leader Bright Start Islington

Band 7

Main area
Health Visiting
Band 7
Full time: 37.5 Hours Per Week
Job ref
Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Highbury Grange Health Centre
£37,570 - £43,772 Per Annum Plus HCAS
01/03/2020 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.

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Health Visitor Team Leader Bright Start Islington


Whittington Health has a an exciting opportunity for Team Leader. If you are an experienced Health Visitor we would really like to hear from you.

Would you like to manage a Health Visiting Team  working in integrated way with Early Years partners? Bright Start Islington is our integrated service for under 5's and their families. Bright Start staff are working together towards improving outcomes for all children and families within the borough. We work in co located sites which are in Health Centres and Children's Centres. we also work in nurseries and community centres across Islington. We work in small teams which enables us to know the families well which our health visiting teams are very proud of.

 We offer a wide range of ‘in-house’ and other training opportunities for professional development through our learning and development department as well as clinical supervision and management courses to support your leadership skills.

You will gain experience working with Child Protection and will have regular supervision of these cases. You will need to be proactive, able to identify and respond to health needs and react to unpredictable events.

If you would like to work flexible hours to fit in with your own schedules and commitments you can join our staff bank via this application also. Please just state in your personal statement if your preference is Bank, Fixed Term or Permanent; and your application will be processed according to your preference. 

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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

Sheena Gofton

Health Visitor Locality Manager Bright Start West

Whittington Health NHS Trust

 020 3316 1656




Comfort Aba Asmah

Health Visiting Locality Manager-Bright Start South

Whittington Health NHS Trust



Mobile: 07917267489

If you have problems applying, contact

Whittington Health NHS Trust
Magdala Avenue
N19 5NF
0207 288 3241