Team Lead Child Health, Inverness - HGH16891


Team Lead Child Health, Inverness - HGH16891


HIGHLAND COUNCIL, Ballifeary, Highland

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 26 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 3ed3be2139f446dfb2f9bb6c7b4c7bc3

Full Job Description

Job Purpose: Team Leads for early years, for school years work within the team to provide an integrated service to children & families. Team Leads collaborate to manage the workflow of the team, and provide leadership and supervision to distinct but complementary areas of professional activity. Team Leads have a responsibility to monitor & support the standards of practice from the respective professional disciplines within the Health Team.

On behalf of the team and the wider service, the Team Lead ensures the provision, standards and coordination of universal and early intervention services to children in the early years and school years.

  • Specialist Community Public Health Nursing qualification or equivalent

  • Educated to degree level.

  • Child welfare and protection post graduate certificate/ Master's (or willing to work towards)

  • Current NMC registration (part 1 or 2 & part 3) Public Health Nurse (Health Visiting /School Nurse)

  • Evidence of working at Master's degree level

  • Be able to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within Highland to meet the operational requirements of the service

  • Proud member of the Disability Confident employer scheme
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