53638 Trainee Health Visitor
The Willows

Job reference: 053638

Location: The Willows

Job closing date: 11/06/2021

Job posted date: 21/05/2021

Salary: Band 7 (£40,872 - £47,846)

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery

Hours of work: 35

Department: Health Visiting

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Trainee Health Visitor,  Band 7 (Annex 21)

CONTRACT DURATION: Fixed Term for 13 months leading to a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (SCPHN) Qualification in Health Visiting (HV)

Applications are invited from individuals who wish to be considered for a 1 year full time post to undertake the Post Graduate Diploma, Level 11 (MASTERS) SCPHN (HV) programme.  Successful applicants will be fully funded at AfC Band 7 Annex 21 Training salary to undertake the one year full time course at the University of the West of Scotland with course start date to be confirmed.

Attached is the job description and person specification for a qualified Health Visitor. This post is to undertake the training for this role and your supporting statement should reflect relevant experience, transferrable skills, learning and leadership relevant to this post.

Essential for Trainee Health Visitor posts: Applicants must have a registered nurse or registered midwife qualification and have a first level degree. 

Should you wish to discuss the post in more detail, you can contact Senior Charge Nurses  Kayleigh Thompson 07827082332 or Sharon Blair 07917722640

For programme specific enquiries, you can contact Fiona Stuart, Programme Lead  UWS by telephone on 01698 283 100 ext. 8293  or by email on fiona.stuart@uws.ac.uk

We are hosting a virtual recruitment event.  
Join us to find out more and to meet our Senior Charge Nurse Kayleigh Thompson, UWS Course Coordinator Fiona Stuart and are our newly qualified Health Visitor Kerry Morgan. 

We are keen to speak to Registered Nurses who have an interest in becoming a Health Visitor.
To book your space on our virtual event please email: kayleigh.thompson@nhs.scot
DATE: Monday 7th June at 6pm
EVENT TYPE: Microsoft Teams


The closing date for this job has now passed.