- This post is only open to internal applicants.
- Health Visiting
- Band 7
- 37.5 HRS Per Week
- Morden Civic Centre
- £36,224 to £46,315 PA inc HCAS
- 21/09/2017 23:59
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust works across nine London boroughs and Hertfordshire. We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.
The Merton MASH Team are seeking a dynamic individual with a strong safeguarding focus who is fully committed to partnership working. They will work as a team to share information with Police, Education, Children’s Services and Health making decisions about the best way to safeguard and meet the needs of vulnerable children in Merton.
The Merton MASH health professional will assess contacts and referrals sent by members of the public and professionals to Children’s Services for a safeguarding response. Where the MASH team considers that the child’s welfare will be better met by early help services, they will ensure referrals get to the most appropriate teams and will inform professional referrers the outcome of their request for a safeguarding assessment.
The successful post holder’s duties will include working as an autonomous Senior Clinician gathering information to support the quick decision making with regards to the pathway of support to children young people and families. Your ability to effectively use computer systems to record information is essential. You will also need to have excellent written and verbal communication skills, exemplary organisation, prioritisation and analytical skills together with the ability to work in partnership with other stakeholders.
The successful post holder will be supported in developing skills and knowledge through the Performance Appraisal and Development Review process.
You must have SCPHN – Health Visiting or School Nursing (BSc course) qualification and RGN Registered Nurse (Adult or Paediatric)
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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T: 079 208 31515 / 077 953 00921
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