Health Visitor Students (Registered Nurses)
East Ayrshire Health & Social Care Partnership Early Years Children and Families Teams are recruiting applicants to apply to undertake the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting) programme of study commencing in January 2017 at UWS. You will be supported to attend the UWS Health Visiting course on a full time one year basis which commences January 2017. You will be employed on a 30 hours/week basis with NHS Ayrshire and Arran. It is important to note that as a full time student allowance at university and all holidays will be set by the University Practice placements will be arranged in various locations across East Ayrshire Universal Early Years Service with Practice Teachers or Health Visitor mentors. There will also be an expectation that following successful completion candidates will take up employment in NHS Ayrshire and Arran in a 30-375 hour Health Visitor post bases location to be identified. You must be registered nurse or midwife on either parts 1 or 2 on the NMC professional register and you must be educated to degree level. Competitive interview will be required. A car owner / driver is essential. Informal enquiries to: Dorothy Gair Senior Nurse Manger on ( Phone number removed ) or for details of the Health Visitor course please contact Jilly Taylor Lecturer / Programme Leader on ( Phone number removed ) ext842 All correspondence will be sent by email. We have experienced some issues with personal email addresses and there is no guarantee correspondence will be sent to your inbox. It is therefore your responsibility to check all email folders including your junk folder as we have no control over which folder the correspondence will be sent to. PLEASE RESTRICT YOUR SUPPORTING STATEMENT TO NO MORE THAN 500 WORDS IF LIMIT IS EXCEEDED TEXT WILL BE CUT-OFF. PLEASE AVOID USING SYMBOLS &/? SIGNS BULLET POINTS ETC THROUGHOUT YOUR APPLICATION. Closing Date: 24 October 2016 We are in the process of amending the online application form. Please note that the current online application form requests that you supply information regarding sickness absence. Please do not complete this section as this information does not form part of the initial selection process.