Are you passionate about making a real impact on the children, young people and their families living in our Community? Can you make a difference improving outcomes?

It’s a challenging time for children, young people and families in Devon but we will provide you with the support, tools and development to make a real difference to improve outcomes.

We have a variety of hours and working days available for registered School Nurses (SCPHN) providing flexible opportunities to suit your personal circumstances. We would love to hear from you, if you would like to discuss the opportunity in more detail please contact Laura Grimshaw on 07814659091.

You will work within a corporate team and be rostered to work in the Single Point of Access hub covering a defined geographical area. Led by Team Leaders and with the support of various dedicated health professionals, including Health visitors, School nurses, Staff nurses and community health workers we strive to deliver an excellent service to the Children, young people and their families living in our Community.

You will be experienced in leading and managing changing and challenging workload priorities. You will work in close partnership with community, voluntary and statutory agencies; multiagency working and safeguarding children will be an integral part of your role.

The successful candidate will be motivated, enthusiastic and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

The posts are based in North Devon and Torridge, please state on your application form you location and hours of work preferences.

We can offer successful candidates:

– Excellent training and development opportunities including Mental health and wellbeing, CHAT health -our digital offer, safeguarding amoungst others. Professional development is a high priority for us and we can offer in-house expertise that will support your own professional development
– Generous annual leave
– Flexible working hours (Monday to Friday)
– Employee Assistance Programme
– Local Government Pension Scheme
– Perks at Work and Discounts Scheme

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

You can find out more about Working for Devon on our Working for Devon page (if you have a case study include the link to find out more about).

If you are relocating to Devon you may be entitled to a basic relocation support package.

For all posts successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Bureau Service check.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires a DBS disclosure.

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.

For more information about Working for Devon please visit our Working for Devon page.