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As a Health Visitor you’ll join a team who are focused on clinical excellence! Your days will be rewarding and varied and include offering support to children and families and empowering them to reach their full potential.
The service reflects the needs of the local population and is delivered within a designated area of a locality of Virgin Care. Health visitors carry continuing responsibility for the assessment of health needs together with the development, implementation and evaluation of packages of care. The Virgin Care Health Visiting team in Essex is an innovative service, being delivered in partnership with Barnardo’s, which delivers holistic health care for children and families from pre-birth to the age of 19
Package DescriptionYou will feel valued as a Health Visitor with Virgin Care, receiving access to exclusive rewards and benefits including:
AfC 20/21 salary and terms and conditions –including an NHS pension
Flexible working to provide you with that true work / life balance
Access to our Strive for Better networks, a national support and professional network made up of NHS professionals like you, giving you the chance to constantly develop industry-leading care and quality
Access to Virgin Tribe -our staff benefits scheme which grants you access to premier offers and discount off all Virgin products including flights, holidays, gyms and media, along with regular competitions and giveaways
Access to our free well-being service available 24/7/365 online and by telephone including; counsellors, post trauma incident support, legal, debt and practical life management helpline, guided self-help, telephonic career coaching and monthly well-being newsletters
We are pleased to offer access to Wagestream - which lets you track your pay throughout the month and stream your earned wages into your bank account if you need them. No more high-interest loans or overdraft fees - simply get paid as you go.
A committed Learning and Development team who work closely with Universities and Health Education England to further your potential and support your progression
Access to a range of courses and e-learning to develop further skills, bespoke career pathways and opportunities continuing your professional development
Innovative forward-thinking culture with the opportunity to put forward your ideas to contribute to the way we work. You will be encouraged to apply for national funding to drive your initiatives locally to benefit our patients and service users
Rewarding and supportive teams, you will be recognised and have opportunities to recognise others by nominating for local and national awards annually and taking part in our new virtual “Ask our Executives” event, where you can submit questions to the board and hear updates regularly on company strategy and objectives
Working in an environment focused on the highest clinical and quality standards with 100% of our services being rated overall good or outstanding by the Care Quality CommissionMain ResponsibilitiesAs a Health Visitor you will be responsible for the assessment of health needs together with the development, implementation and evaluation of packages of care. The Virgin Care Health Visiting team in Essex is an innovative new service, being delivered in partnership with Barnardos, which delivers holistic health care for Children and families from pre-birth to the age of 8.
During contact with families you will identify any safeguarding concerns and refer those to the named nurse/clinical supervisor.
The Ideal CandidateWe have full or part time opportunities in Basildon, Billericay & Brentwood
We are offering a Golden Hello up to the value of £2,000.
£500 awarded on successful completion of probation with a further £1500 after 15 Months (pro rata for Part Time staff)
You will have a SCPHN Health Visitor qualification.
You will also need to be confident using IT systems and be able to demonstrate working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel.
If you would like more information or an informal chat about working with us please contact Jo Alexander - Deputy Quadrant Manager on (phone number removed)
About The CompanyVirgin Care partner with the NHS and local authorities, providing high quality care for more than 1 million people each year up and down the country. We are an ambitious, forward thinking and passionate company who strive to make a real difference to people and our colleagues. We re-invest all of the money we earn to improve the experience, deliver ambitious transformations and empower all of our colleagues to make the changes, no matter how big or small, that make a real difference.
We’re committed to equal opportunities and welcome a broad diversity of talent to apply. We reserve the right to cease any advertising prior to the published closing date for a role that receives a high number of applications.
As a Disability Confident Committed company, we work in partnership with the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) to provide facilities, work environment adjustments and technical solutions to make our business an inclusive place for all.
Virgin Care is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children, young people and vulnerable adults that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across our services.