Health Visitor Band 7 - Team Leader

Band 7

Main area
Health Visiting
Band 7
37.5 hours per week
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Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
S Local HV Islington Level 5
£31,383 to £41,373 pa
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The Whittington Hospital 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.

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Whittington Health NHS is seeking to employ Team Leader Health Visitors across Islington (Band 7).

We are looking for Health Visitors with at least 2 years' experience, who are committed in leading and managing the Health Visiting Team to deliver the Healthy Child Programme collaboratively with partner agencies to make a difference to the child and family's life.

You will be working as an autonomous Health Visitor within a skill mix team of nursery nurses and health care assistants and must be willing to support change and the delivery of the Health Visitor Specification in partnership with Local Authority partners.

We offer a wide range of 'in-house' and other training opportunities for professional development through our learning and development department as well as restorative supervision, you will be offered a comprehensive corporate and local induction, as well as membership with the iHV, mobile working using iPad technology, as well as excellent teaching and training and developmental opportunities.

Whittington Health was recently awarded the prestigious UNICEF Baby Friendly accreditation.

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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

For further information please contact
Asha Dabee – Locality manager Tel 0203 316 8452, Mobile 0777 054 3574