Safeguarding Practitioner Children and Primary Care

Organisation: Fylde and Wyre CCG

Department: Safeguarding Children

Salary: Band 7

Job Type: Fixed term, Part time, Secondment

NHS Jobs Reference: 840-CCG-163407

Closing date: 05/04/2019

Staff group: Nursing and Midwifery Registered

Informal enquiries to: Alison Taylor

Fylde and Wyre CCG are seeking an enthusiastic and committed person to work within the safeguarding team as a Safeguarding Practitioner. The post holder will contribute on aspects of the health contribution to safeguarding children and will be required to develop and maintain strong working relationships with other professionals in the CCG, within Primary Care and other health and social care agencies.

The successful candidate will need to have significant experience in the safeguarding of children at risk of abuse or neglect and be a Registered Nurse.

All members of staff have a duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of vulnerable adults, children and young people in all relevant areas of their work. This will include timely attendance at relevant training events and compliance with Safeguarding Policies Procedures.

Fylde and Wyre CCG and Blackpool CCG are working together to deliver the highest quality integrated healthcare for their populations. This is an exciting time for the Fylde Coast NHS. We are at the cutting edge of developing new ways of delivering health services, with ambitious plans to integrate health and care across the area through our multi-agency partnership ‘Healthier Fylde Coast’.

The post is for a 12 month Fixed Term contract/Secondment opportunity.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Alison Taylor

Designated Nurse Safeguarding Children and Looked After Children

Tel 01253 956555