Specialist Community Public Health School Nurse, South Hams, Devon (Ref.3343)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Variable Hours
  • £32,306 - £39,027 per annum, pro rata

Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - School Nurses 

We are looking for registered School Nurses who are innovative, motivated, and enthusiastic, who want to make a real difference improving outcomes for children and families in Devon. You will work within corporate teams and be rostered to work in the Single Point of Access Hub covering a defined geographical area. You'll be supported by team leaders and various dedicated health professionals, including Health Visitors, School Nurses and Community Health Workers. We strive to deliver an excellent service to the children, young people, and families living in our Community. We are working together with our local midwifery services to support the Better Births agenda. 

You'll lead and manage changing and challenging work load priorities. Working in close partnership with community, voluntary and statutory agencies; multi-agency working and safeguarding children will be an integral part of your role. 

- Employee Assistance Program  
- Flexible Working Hours (Monday to Friday) 
- NHS pension scheme  
- Development Opportunities  
- Perks at Work and Discounts Scheme 

Professional development is a high priority for us and we provide a range of training opportunities and in-house expertise that will support your own professional development.  

Successful candidates will receive a full induction, preceptorship, safeguarding and clinical supervision; applications from newly qualified school nurses are welcomed. 

The posts include both full and part time hours and are based across Devon in and around Barnstaple, Sidmouth, Honiton, Totnes and Newton Abbot


  • 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 LocationNorth DevonEast DevonSouth HamsTeignbridgeDevon
  • Work Postcode

    TQ9 6JE

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupNursing

  • Salary Details

    £32,306 - £39,027 per annum, pro rata

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeVariable Hours
  • Hours

    Variable Hours

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required