Job Description

Act as one of the main points of contact into the Safeguarding Children Team which is based two sites in the community and hospital. The post holder will be responsible for responding to enquiries and communicating with internal services and external agencies to maximize the efficiency of the Safeguarding Children Team. Internal and external services/agencies include but not confined to: Paediatrics, Maternity, Health Visiting, and Community Health Care professionals; the City of London and London Borough of Hackney Children Social Care.

The post holder will primarily provide general administrative support to the Safeguarding Children team and Primary Care MARAC Liaison Service Nurse. This includes supporting the development and management of information, databases, correspondence and reports.

The post holder will also be responsible for ensuring information relevant to the service is disseminated efficiently and in a timely manner to the appropriate agencies. The postholder will be expected to provide cover across the community and hospital site as determined by service needs.

Homerton Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is a high performing and flourishing organisation serving the population of Hackney, East London, The City and beyond.

We are extremely proud of the fact that Homerton Hospital has recently attained the highest possible rating of “Outstanding” from the Care Quality Commission (CQC).Our integrated Trust provides comprehensive hospital and community health services for its local population and a range of specialist services for a wider group of patients. In addition, the Trust manages services out of St Leonard’s Hospital and the Mary Seacole Nursing Home.

Homerton aims to ensure equality and value diversity, and we are committed to inclusion for all of our staff. This is reflected in our policies, procedures and People Plan. All of our staff are expected to embody our Trust values at all times.

We are also committed, through our Fair Recruitment Standards, to ensuring all applicants are treated fairly.

Homerton has a proud tradition of supporting and developing its staff, including its well regarded and valued nursing community, and all staff are able to take advantage of a great range of benefits.

Homerton is proud to have been included on the HSJ & Nursing Times Best Places to Work list.

For further details / informal visits contact: Name: Stefanie Lewis Job title: Safeguarding Children Team Coordinator Email address: Telephone number: 02070147169Available Monday-Fri day 9-5.

Informal visits can be arranged.

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