Health Care Professional

  • Job Reference: AP27
  • Date Posted: 29 February 2024
  • Recruiter: The Social Recruitment Company
  • Location: Barnet
  • Salary: £36.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Samuel Noakes
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Job Description

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Health Visitor who is passionate in delivering the Healthy Child Programme. This is an exciting time for individuals looking for new challenges with many opportunities for development. If you are hardworking and adaptable who is passionate about high quality teamwork, this is the role for you!

 Key responsibilities

  • Assess the physical, developmental, and emotional needs of children within the family and environmental context.
  • Evaluate the need for additional support for disadvantaged families and those requiring safeguarding, ensuring explicit documentation of the analysis and decision-making process.
  • Offer and evaluate the Maternal Early Childhood Sustained Home Visiting (MECSH) to eligible families.
  • Innovate and implement targeted services to reduce health inequalities.
  • Access safeguarding supervision, clinical supervision, and management supervision as per organisational policy.
  • Manage, analyse, and communicate health and performance data and contribute to audits and evaluation of service delivery.

Responsibilities extend to maintaining caseloads for children under specific plans, ensuring confidentiality and consent rights, and reporting clinical information to superiors. The role includes fostering problem-solving skills and positive relationships, implementing infection control procedures, and conducting public health promotion activities. Effective communication skills are crucial, considering cultural, ethnic, developmental, and environmental factors when engaging with children and families.