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Specialist Community Public Health Nurse/ School Nurse

Band 6

Main area
School Nurse Band 6
Band 6
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
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Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Tynemouth Road Medical Centre
£30,401 to £37,267 pa Plus HCAs
25/02/2020 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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Specialist Community Public Health Nurse- School Nursing

We are recruiting for dynamic qualified Specialist Community Public Health Nurses (SCPHN) with strong public health focus who are fully committed to delivering and improving the health and well-being of our diverse school aged children.

As a highly motivated and dynamic school nurse, you will play a leading role in shaping our services as we are committed in meeting the health needs of children and young people through the delivery of the 5-19 Healthy Child Programme.  The school nurse will deliver high quality evidence based skilled nursing care within the schools of Haringey. We have redesigned our school nursing service in line with the 4, 5, 6 model and the 6 High Impact Areas and require a school nurse who is passionate about achieving outcomes for children, young people and families.

You will be responsible for a defined caseload of secondary and primary schools, overseeing the delivery of the Healthy Child Programme (5-19). This will involve working in collaboration with parents/carers, education and other multi agency professionals.

Whittington Health is a dynamic organization currently delivering community services. We are recognized for innovation in approach, and we work within the community to deliver a high quality needs led service.

We offer flexible working arrangements, Oyster Cards for travel during work time, IPhone, 4G laptop and we also have agile working.

Applicants must hold a Specialist Community Public Health Qualification in School Nursing. This is a definite requirement for the position and applicants who apply without the qualification will NOT be shortlisted.

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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

 Tenby Dzingai Locality Manager- Children and Young People Service (0-19 Service)
Email:  or  Mobile: 07584205528

Jennifer Roberts Team Leader

Email:  Mobile:

Ifeoma Anene Team Leader

Email:  Mobile:07850559503

If you have problems applying, contact

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