We are seeking an experienced Band 6 Health Visitor to join the established team on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands.
This key role will include delivering the ‘Healthy Child Programme’ to children and families that enables the children to attain their full potential in physical, mental and emotional health.
This will provide an exciting opportunity for you to have overall responsibility for the management of a defined caseload, and the provision of a full range of health visiting services to those families, including Universal, MECSH and safeguarding work. There is also opportunity to deliver community group-based activities in addition.
Reflective supervision is encouraged for all aspects, clinical, safeguarding and MECSH as well as professional development. This is a small but supportive team who work hard to promote the health and development of the pre-school aged children on our Islands.
The current Guernsey Band 6 salary range is up to £56,090 plus an annual bonus of £1,517 and higher unsocial hours enhancements; 36% evening/Saturday and 72% Sunday/BH.
Annual leave starts at 36 days up to 42 days with full credit for NHS service for annual leave and sick leave.
The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain’s finest and best-kept beaches, an especially mild and sunny climate, and an offbeat, historic harbour town in St. Peter’s Port, the island’s capital.
This unique integrated health service delivers a diverse range of services including diagnosing and treating patients in the island’s acute hospital complex, and supporting people with in the wider community.
Providing excellent care, supported by modern equipment and reliant on Healthcare professionals recruited to a high standard.
Qualified Nurse and Health Visitor with full NMC registration.
At least two years post-registration Health Visitor experience.
The ability to manage own caseload within a defined geographical area and work as part of a small team
A sound understanding of child protection and current health visiting practice
Current driving licence
The benefits of working for The States of Guernsey include:
– A higher-than-UK salary.
– A generous bonus scheme; £1,517
– A flat rate 20% income tax.
– No Council tax or VAT
– A relocation payment of £5,000*
– Three months initial free accommodation*
– On-site Staff Accommodation or a generous allowance for private rental accommodation*
– A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
*Full T&C in relocation directive
We are a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of qualified healthcare professionals.
As a nurse-led consultancy, our detailed understanding of the complexity of the Health Visitor role places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.
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If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.