Community Nursery Nurse
- Community Nursery Nurse
- Band 4
- Permanent: Substantive
- 30 hours per week (22.5-30 hours per week part time posts available.)
- Croydon University Hospital
- £25,676 - £27,941 £23,809 - £27,022 pa pro rata inc of HCAS
- 27/06/2021 23:59
Croydon is a busy, exciting and diverse place to work. The borough has one of the youngest populations in London and continues to grow.
Croydon Health Services cares for local people at Croydon University Hospital, Purley Memorial Hospital and in clinics and people’s homes all across the borough.
We are a very close-knit and friendly organisation where everyone of our 3600 members of staff is valued. We strongly believe that our employees are our greatest asset and so through Listening into Action – our way of engaging staff - we empower everyone at any level to initiate and bring about real improvements in our care.
Join us and be a part of the team that is making Croydon proud. #choosecroydon
Community Nursery Nurse
The Croydon Health Visiting Team are looking for Community Nursery Nurses with a NNEB or NVQ Level 3 in Child Care/CACHE or a Level 4 Certificate in Early Years Practice (OU) or a Level 3 BTEC National Diploma in Early Years to join our Health Visiting team.
Experience should include working with children and families in a variety of settings and the candidate must have an excellent knowledge of child development and ideally have some experience of working with children who have additional needs. The role will involve delivering key aspects of the Healthy Child Programme as part of a Health Visiting team. These aspects will include supporting families with infant feeding, child development and child health clinics, both in group settings and on an individual basis. Computer skills are essential, as is a positive attitude to change.
You will have good communication skills, be a team player and be well organised in order to work effectively, in partnership with colleagues in Children's Centres in the area, the Early Years Childcare providers and key health professionals. Successful applicants must be able to travel between clients’ homes and Croydon Health Services sites and Best Start children’s centres.
You will be supported in this role by a comprehensive induction programme, safeguarding supervision and internal training opportunities.
Car owner/driver essential, subject to the provisions of the Disability Discrimination Act (1995)
Interview date: TBC
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 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
- Rachael Lambert
- Job title
- Team Leader
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 0208 401 3520
- Additional information
Rachael Lambert, Team Leader on 0208 401 3520 Rachael.email@example.com or Lilian Onorienobnohwo, Team Leader on firstname.lastname@example.org