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Student Health Visitors

  • Would you like to further your nursing or midwifery career and work in the community to support children, young people and families in the development/delivery of services to address health inequalities? 
  • Would you like to be part of a progressive and forward thinking Public Health Nursing team where prevention and early intervention are key?

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust (HCT or the Trust), Children’s Universal Services, are pleased to offer training for the role of Student Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (Health Visitor). The full time course will start on 5/9/2022.

This vacancy is only available for applicants who already hold a nursing or midwifery qualification with current NMC registration.

HCT has an excellent reputation for training Health Visitors. We have been recognised by Health Education England for our outstanding contribution to the recruitment and training of Public Health Nurses. HCT has secured the NHS Public Health Nursing contract in Hertfordshire until 2024 and works in partnership with Family Centres to deliver the integrated Family Centre Service. The Trust also provides a supportive preceptorship programme for one year post qualification.

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust has been voted one of the ‘Top 100 Best Places to Work’ (HSJ/ Nursing Times) and is a young, dynamic and forward-thinking organisation. Our CQC rating is ‘Good’.

Further information

Please contact either:

  • Karen Afford, Professional and Educational Lead – Public Health Nursing (0-19 years) at [email protected]
  • Kathryn Oxley, PA to Professional and Educational Lead – Public Health Nursing (0-19 years) at [email protected]