Health Visitor Staff Nurse (Ref 3683)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Full Time
  • £27,055 - £32,934 per annum

Staff nurse for the PHN HV team 

Are you a nurse thinking about working in a different way, promoting health and wellness? 

Interested in the opportunity to work with Families and Children within the Community setting? 

This is an excellent opportunity for Registered Nurses from a variety of backgrounds and experience to develop their career in working with children and families.

You will have the opportunity to deliver the Healthy Child Programme with Health Visitors, to develop skills in public health and multi-agency working to support the health needs of the children and families.  

We currently have a vacancy in Exeter. Other positions are available within Public Health Nursing across Devon-please see our other adverts for those roles on Devon Jobs! 

Our Public Health Nurse teams are innovative, enthusiastic and motivated to deliver the best healthy outcomes for children and families within Devon. Excellent peer-based support and supervision will be given while you develop your knowledge, skills and competence. 

You should also have evidence of recent professional development and an understanding of Community Practice and Public Health Issues. If you have the drive and passion to influence healthy outcomes for communities and families and in doing so help make a difference to the lives of children and families then we would like to hear from you. 

Successful applicants can apply to commence an appropriate training programme in 2023 to be a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (Health Visitor). 

  • Benefits 
    - Employee Assistance Program 
    - NHS pension scheme 
    - Development Opportunities 
    - Perks at Work and Discounts Scheme 

For more information, please contact Katherine Fraser at or phone 01392 38300 and ask for Katherine Fraser 


  • We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 
  • DCC embraces the positive benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to providing an environment that is inclusive and safe. We welcome applications from people who share our commitment to stop discrimination, challenge inequality and promote diversity across Devon. More information can be found on ourEquality and Diversity webpages.  
  • The Council offers flexible working arrangements in terms of when and where people work e.g. hybrid working, part-time, condensed hours etc. 
  • This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English. 
  • Personal data we collect from you will be processed in accordance with the Applicant privacy notice
  • Happy to Talk Flexible Working
  • For more information about Working for Devon please visit our Working for Devon page
  • This role requires a DBS disclosure. 

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Job Details

  • OrganisationDevon County Council
  • Work LocationExeterDevon
  • Work Postcode

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupNursing

  • Salary Details

    £27,055 - £32,934 per annum

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

    37.5 hours per week

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required