The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust. Rotherham School Nursing Service For children and young people. School Nursing Services.

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust. Rotherham School Nursing Service For children and young people. School Nursing Services."

Transcription

1 The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust Rotherham School Nursing Service For children and young people School Nursing Services Community Health

2

3 What do we do? Every child deserves to be as fit and healthy as possible, in order to gain maximum benefit from his/her education. The School Nursing Service works with children and young people, their families or carers, teachers and other professionals around the following areas. Health Lifestyle & Healthy Schools l Health assessment l Sexual health and relationships l Supporting Healthy Schools l Health promotion l Health protection (Immunisation & Vaccination) Children in Need l Chronic and complex health needs l Positive parenting l Individual plans/care pathways l Support to schools/parents/families Vulnerable Children & Young People l Socially excluded l Learning disabilities l Safeguarding children l Pregnant teenagers l Looked After Children Child & Adolescent Mental Health l Confidential advice and information l Support children and families l Support schools l Promote mental health 3

4 Developing Partnerships l Working with parents l Linking with other professionals l Referral point l Multi-agency training Public Health l Involvement in health campaigns l Local projects l Profiling l National projects What does your School Nurse do? Advocate for Children and Young People l Representing the child l Offering support and advice Confidential Services l Advice and support for children and teenagers Health Education l Healthy living l Physical health l Emotional health l Sexual health and relationships Immunisation and Vaccination l Routine immunisations l National campaigns 4

5 Working in the Community l Home visits l Specialist clinics Professional Development l Research based practice l Continuing education Liaison and Referral l Education l GP s l Other Health Professionals l Social Care l Educational Welfare Officers l Parents l Other agencies Special Needs l Physical l Emotional l Behavioural l Social l Environmental l Educational Health Assessment l Identifying health problems l Profiling l Vision Screening l Hearing Screening l Growth Screening 5

6 We value your comments If you have any comments or concerns about the care we have provided, please let us know, or, alternatively, you can write to: Patient Services The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust Rotherham Hospital Moorgate Road Oakwood Rotherham S60 2UD Telephone If you require this document in another language, large print, braille or audio version, please contact Patient Information on Produced by the Rotherham School Nursing Service. August Revision due August Version: 1.0 The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust All rights reserved.

7 How to contact us Contact your school for the name and telephone number of your School Nurse. As part of the National Child Health Promotion Programme, your child will be seen in school between five and six years of age, by a member of the School Nursing Team, who will measure their growth as part of the National Child Measuring Programme, and check their hearing. The results will be sent to you at home by letter. If you do not agree to your child being included in the Child Health Promotion Programme, please advise us by contacting the following. Child Health Department for Children & Young People s Services. Telephone Your School Nurse is here to help if you have any worries or concerns about your child. He/she is a qualified nurse who has had additional training, and is a member of the Community Health Team. As well as visiting school regularly, he/she has close links with Doctors, Health Visitors and other professionals caring for children. With parents agreement the School Nurse can provide a link between home and school, and act on the child s behalf. They can also provide information, advice and support on health issues to children, parents and teachers. 7

8 School Nursing Services Sustainable Forests / Low chlorine LS 29 08/11 V1 WFO Rotherham Hospital Moorgate Road Oakwood Rotherham S60 2UD Telephone

Your child s school nurse

Your child s school nurse Your child s school nurse An introduction for parents, guardians and carers What is this leaflet for? This leaflet explains about the school nurse service. Every school in Grampian has a named school nurse.

More information

Targeted health interventions for each individual school. Develop health needs assessment for each secondary and primary school

Targeted health interventions for each individual school. Develop health needs assessment for each secondary and primary school School profiles Aim Targeted health interventions for each individual school Develop health needs assessment for each secondary and primary school Work with school to develop a school action plan based

More information

Universal Services PROOF. School Nursing. Delivering Public Health Information Leaflet for Children, Parents and Carers

Universal Services PROOF. School Nursing. Delivering Public Health Information Leaflet for Children, Parents and Carers Universal Services School Nursing Delivering Public Health Information Leaflet for Children, Parents and Carers Each School Nursing Team is led by a Specialist School Nurse Practitioner. A Specialist School

More information

Westminster Health & Wellbeing Board

Westminster Health & Wellbeing Board Westminster Health & Wellbeing Board Date: 20 November 2014 Classification: Title: Report of: Wards Involved: Policy Context: Financial Summary: Report Author and Contact Details: General Release School

More information

Getting it right for children and families Maximising the school nursing team contribution The Vision and Call to Action

Getting it right for children and families Maximising the school nursing team contribution The Vision and Call to Action Getting it right for children and families Maximising the school nursing team contribution The Vision and Call to Action Delivering a 21 st century service Supporting young carers Wendy Nicholson Professional

More information

GP & Community Nursing Services

GP & Community Nursing Services GP & Community Nursing Services What do these services comprise? General Medical Practitioners (GP) A GP is your local personal NHS doctor. If you are ill or worried about your health or the health of

More information

School Nurse Presentation to New Parents. why me. Continence in children and young people. Registered charity number: 1002424

School Nurse Presentation to New Parents. why me. Continence in children and young people. Registered charity number: 1002424 School Nurse Presentation to New Parents why me? Continence in children and young people Aims of this session To introduce parents / carers to the school nursing service To inform parents carers about

More information

Changes to the Rotherham School Nursing Service

Changes to the Rotherham School Nursing Service Changes to the Rotherham School Nursing Service Anna Clack Purpose of the presentation To support the progress in updating the Rotherham School Nursing Service specification To understand the national

More information

SCHOOL NURSE CONSULTATION REPORT

SCHOOL NURSE CONSULTATION REPORT Overview and Methodology SCHOOL NURSE CONSULTATION REPORT Following the publication of the national document Getting it Right for Children, Young People and Families Maximising the Contribution of the

More information

4. Directorate: The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

4. Directorate: The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust ROTHERHAM BOROUGH COUNCIL REPORT TO MEMBERS 1. Meeting: Health Select Commission 2. Date: 22 January 2015 3. Title: Special Schools Nursing Service 4. Directorate: The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust 5.

More information

Children s Trust Board Sponsor: Dr Kate Allen, Consultant in Public Health

Children s Trust Board Sponsor: Dr Kate Allen, Consultant in Public Health Report to Children s Trust Board 6 th November 2014 Agenda Item: 4 Children s Trust Board Sponsor: Dr Kate Allen, Consultant in Public Health NOTTINGHAMSHIRE SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE REVIEW IMPLICATIONS

More information

Introduction to School Nursing Team

Introduction to School Nursing Team Introduction to School Nursing Team School Nursing Community & Therapy Services North Lincolnshire This leaflet has been designed to give you important information about your condition / procedure, and

More information

The School Nursing Special Needs (SNSN) team

The School Nursing Special Needs (SNSN) team The School Nursing Special Needs (SNSN) team Hazelbeck School s nursing service Hello, our names are is Lindsay Beaumont and Sarah Knight, and we are the Nurses attached to Hazelbeck School.We visit school

More information

Your chance to influence change. Review of School Nursing Services. Secondary Schools and Colleges - Parent and Carer Feedback

Your chance to influence change. Review of School Nursing Services. Secondary Schools and Colleges - Parent and Carer Feedback Review of School Nursing Services Secondary Schools and Colleges - Parent and Carer Feedback Mon 2 September 2013 Fri 30 November 2013 Your chance to influence change Health and Wellbeing Big plans for

More information

School Nursing Services

School Nursing Services School Nursing Services Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust (BCHC) provides school nursing services across the four tiers of the Healthy Child Programme

More information

Connection with other policy areas and (How does it fit/support wider early years work and partnerships)

Connection with other policy areas and (How does it fit/support wider early years work and partnerships) Illness such as gastroenteritis and upper respiratory tract infections, along with injuries caused by accidents in the home, are the leading causes of attendances at Accident & Emergency and hospitalisation

More information

Causeway Child Development Centre

Causeway Child Development Centre Causeway Child Development Centre What is the Causeway Child Development Centre? This is a centre where children, especially those with special needs, can be seen, assessed or treated by health, social

More information

Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions Frequently asked questions 1. What is the Integrated School Health Programme (ISHP)? Government is strengthening school health services in the country in support of children s health throughout their school

More information

Core Assessments. Information for Parents and Carers

Core Assessments. Information for Parents and Carers Department for Children and Young People Core Assessments Information for Parents and Carers If you need this information in other languages, in large print, Braille or on audio tape, or any other help

More information

A - DASH 15 Forest Lane Shenley, Nr Radlett Hertfordshire WD7 9HQ 01923 427 288 A-DASH@hertspartsft.nhs.uk

A - DASH 15 Forest Lane Shenley, Nr Radlett Hertfordshire WD7 9HQ 01923 427 288 A-DASH@hertspartsft.nhs.uk A-DASH is commissioned by the Joint Commissioning Group for Young People s Substance Misuse, a sub group of Hertfordshire Children s Trust Partnership. The service is based within Hertfordshire Partnership

More information

Guidance to support the Levels of Need poster

Guidance to support the Levels of Need poster Guidance to support the Levels of Need poster V.1 Approved by Cheshire East Safeguarding Children Board 24 th January 2014 1 Introduction This Framework aims to provide all professionals working with children

More information

ANNUAL PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT OF LONDON BOROUGH OF RICHMOND UPON THAMES COUNCIL S EDUCATION AND CHILDREN S SOCIAL CARE SERVICES 2005

ANNUAL PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT OF LONDON BOROUGH OF RICHMOND UPON THAMES COUNCIL S EDUCATION AND CHILDREN S SOCIAL CARE SERVICES 2005 Alexandra House 33 Kingsway London WC2B 6SE T 08456 404045 Email edhelplilne@ofsted.gov.uk Ms Anji Phillips Designate Director of Children s Services London Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames Regal House

More information

Services for Children and Young People with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. Lancashire s Local Offer. Lancashire s Health Services

Services for Children and Young People with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. Lancashire s Local Offer. Lancashire s Health Services Services for Children and Young People with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Lancashire s Local Offer Lancashire s Health Services 1. Name of the service and what the service provides Lancashire

More information

Doncaster Community Health Team for Learning Disabilities. Information for families and carers. RDaSH. Learning Disability Services

Doncaster Community Health Team for Learning Disabilities. Information for families and carers. RDaSH. Learning Disability Services Doncaster Community Health Team for Learning Disabilities. Information for families and carers RDaSH Learning Disability Services Useful contact numbers General enquiries: 01302 796467 Duty nurse number:

More information

Getting it right for children, young people and families

Getting it right for children, young people and families Getting it right for children, young people and families Maximising the contribution of the school nursing team: Vision and Call to Action DH INFORMATION READER BOX Policy Clinical Estates HR / Workforce

More information

A FRAMEWORK FOR A SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE FOR WALES

A FRAMEWORK FOR A SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE FOR WALES A FRAMEWORK FOR A SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE FOR WALES August 2009 Audience: This document is relevant to all those involved in the provision of services to improve the health and well-being of school-aged

More information

Nursing and midwifery actions at the three levels of public health practice

Nursing and midwifery actions at the three levels of public health practice Nursing and midwifery actions at the three levels of public health practice Improving health and wellbeing at individual, community and population levels June 2013 You may re-use the text of this document

More information

Children s Trust Board Sponsor: Dr Kate Allen, Consultant in Public Health NOTTINGHAMSHIRE SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE PROPOSED REMODELLING PLANS

Children s Trust Board Sponsor: Dr Kate Allen, Consultant in Public Health NOTTINGHAMSHIRE SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE PROPOSED REMODELLING PLANS Report to Children s Trust Board 23 rd April 2015 Agenda Item: 2 Children s Trust Board Sponsor: Dr Kate Allen, Consultant in Public Health NOTTINGHAMSHIRE SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE PROPOSED REMODELLING PLANS

More information

Children and their families

Children and their families A Guide to assessments for Children and their families Education, Children s Services & Libraries www.bracknell-forest.gov.uk If you would like a copy of this leaflet in Large print Braille audio tape

More information

Wakefield and District Safeguarding Children Board. Safeguarding Training for Schools. Guidance Document

Wakefield and District Safeguarding Children Board. Safeguarding Training for Schools. Guidance Document Wakefield and District Safeguarding Children Board Safeguarding Training for Schools Guidance Document Introduction The purpose of this document is to provide advice and guidance to schools in relation

More information

Swansea Drugs Project. Family Team. Safegarding and Supporting. u l

Swansea Drugs Project. Family Team. Safegarding and Supporting. u l Swansea Drugs Project Sa f ren ing Supporting d Chi r Safegarding and a u l d g e This booklet is aimed at professionals in the City and County of Swansea who work with children and families where there

More information

KEYHAM LODGE SCHOOL CHILD PROTECTION POLICY

KEYHAM LODGE SCHOOL CHILD PROTECTION POLICY KEYHAM LODGE SCHOOL CHILD PROTECTION POLICY Date Reviewed: December 2010 Endorsed by Governors 25/11/09 Review date: Autumn term 2011 Consultation: Dissemination: Headteacher, Deputy Head, Assistant Heads,

More information

Maximising the school nursing team contribution to the public health of schoolaged

Maximising the school nursing team contribution to the public health of schoolaged Maximising the school nursing team contribution to the public health of schoolaged children Guidance to support the commissioning of public health provision for school aged children 5-19 April 2014 This

More information

THE ROYAL BOROUGH OF KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA HEALTH AND WELLBEING BOARD 5 NOVEMBER 2014 REPORT BY THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC HEALTH

THE ROYAL BOROUGH OF KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA HEALTH AND WELLBEING BOARD 5 NOVEMBER 2014 REPORT BY THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC HEALTH THE ROYAL BOROUGH OF KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA A7 HEALTH AND WELLBEING BOARD 5 NOVEMBER 2014 REPORT BY THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC HEALTH SCHOOL NURSING REVIEW AND SERVICE RE-DESIGN A review of Tri-Borough School

More information

The School Nursing Special Needs (SNSN) team

The School Nursing Special Needs (SNSN) team The School Nursing Special Needs (SNSN) team Hazelbeck School s nursing service Hello, I m Lindsay Beaumont and I am the Nurse attached to Hazelbeck School. I visit school daily to help ensure that your

More information

Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee s Inquiry into Teenage Pregnancy in Scotland Evidence from CHILDREN 1 ST

Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee s Inquiry into Teenage Pregnancy in Scotland Evidence from CHILDREN 1 ST Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee s Inquiry into Teenage Pregnancy in Scotland Evidence from CHILDREN 1 ST February 2013 For over 125 years CHILDREN 1 ST has been working to build a better

More information

June 2014. Early Help Pathways. Operational Guidance. Croydon Safeguarding Children Board (CSCB) Keeping Croydon Safe for Children

June 2014. Early Help Pathways. Operational Guidance. Croydon Safeguarding Children Board (CSCB) Keeping Croydon Safe for Children June 2014 Early Help Pathways Operational Guidance Croydon Safeguarding Children Board (CSCB) Keeping Croydon Safe for Children 2 Contents 4 1. Introduction 6 8 12 14 2. Principles of early help 3. Staged

More information

A NEW LOOK AT HALL 4 The Early Years Good Health for Every Child

A NEW LOOK AT HALL 4 The Early Years Good Health for Every Child A NEW LOOK AT HALL 4 The Early Years Good Health for Every Child A NEW LOOK AT HALL 4 The Early Years Good Health for Every Child The Scottish Government, Edinburgh, 2011 Crown copyright 2011 ISBN: 978-0-7559-9421-2

More information

Protecting children and supporting families. A guide to reporting child protection concerns and referring families to support services

Protecting children and supporting families. A guide to reporting child protection concerns and referring families to support services Protecting children and supporting families A guide to reporting child protection concerns and referring families to support services About this guide This guide has been developed for professionals working

More information

A Guide to Patient Advocacy

A Guide to Patient Advocacy A Guide to Patient Advocacy Speak Up! Be Heard! & Don t Be Scared! What you need to know about healthcare advocacy and becoming more actively involved in your healthcare. Prepared by: Healthcare Support

More information

NICE Pathways bring together all NICE guidance, quality standards and other NICE information on a specific topic.

NICE Pathways bring together all NICE guidance, quality standards and other NICE information on a specific topic. bring together all NICE guidance, quality standards and other NICE information on a specific topic. are interactive and designed to be used online. They are updated regularly as new NICE guidance is published.

More information

Social Services Department. Children and Families Services. Child Protection. a guide for adults. A Conwy Publication

Social Services Department. Children and Families Services. Child Protection. a guide for adults. A Conwy Publication Social Services Department Children and Families Services Child Protection a guide for adults A Conwy Publication Child Protection This leaflet is about protecting children and keeping them safe from harm

More information

Commissioning fact sheet for clinical commissioning groups

Commissioning fact sheet for clinical commissioning groups Commissioning fact sheet for clinical groups July 2012 This fact sheet sets out the services to be commissioned by clinical groups (CCGs) from April 2013. It also sets out the complementary services to

More information

CDC 502 Support policies, procedures and practice to safeguard children and ensure their inclusion and well-being

CDC 502 Support policies, procedures and practice to safeguard children and ensure their inclusion and well-being Child Care Occupational Standard MQF Level 5 CDC 501 Establish and develop working relationships CDC 502 Support policies, procedures and practice to safeguard children and ensure their inclusion and well-being

More information

HARP (Horton Addiction Recovery Programme) 14 Edmund Street Bradford BD5 0BH. Selection and Allocation Policy

HARP (Horton Addiction Recovery Programme) 14 Edmund Street Bradford BD5 0BH. Selection and Allocation Policy HARP (Horton Addiction Recovery Programme) 14 Edmund Street Bradford BD5 0BH Selection and Allocation Policy HARP (Horton Addiction Recovery Programme) will endeavour to ensure that its services are allocated

More information

The role of the Specialist Nurse Practitioner for Late Effects Information for patients

The role of the Specialist Nurse Practitioner for Late Effects Information for patients Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust The role of the Specialist Nurse Practitioner for Late Effects Information for patients This leaflet describes the role of the Specialist Nurse Practitioner for Late

More information

Middleham CE (VA) School. SEND Information

Middleham CE (VA) School. SEND Information Middleham CE (VA) School SEND Information All North Yorkshire maintained schools have a similar approach to meeting the needs of pupils with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND). They are

More information

A-Z list of adult social care services

A-Z list of adult social care services Adult social care helpdesk Phone: 023 9268 0810 The first point of contact for adult social care services. Abuse of adults Phone: 023 9268 0810 or in an emergency 999 No abuse is acceptable. If you are

More information

A drop-in secondary school health service. A draft working paper by Professor Philip Graham, National Children s Bureau

A drop-in secondary school health service. A draft working paper by Professor Philip Graham, National Children s Bureau A drop-in secondary school health service. A draft working paper by Professor Philip Graham, National Children s Bureau Note: This paper was written by Professor Graham, previously Director of the Institute

More information

School Nursing Operational Policy. Version No 1

School Nursing Operational Policy. Version No 1 Plymouth Community Healthcare CIC School Nursing Operational Policy Version No 1 Notice to staff using a paper copy of this guidance The policies and procedures page of Healthnet holds the most recent

More information

Transition to the School Nursing Service

Transition to the School Nursing Service Transition to the School Nursing Service Contents Section A - Thinking about working in a school setting Chapter 1 - Introduction Chapter 2 - Reflection Section B - Working in the community Chapter 3 -

More information

DEVONSHIRE PARK PRIMARY SCHOOL SAFEGUARDING / CHILD PROTECTION POLICY. The designated senior officer for Child Protection is: Mrs.

DEVONSHIRE PARK PRIMARY SCHOOL SAFEGUARDING / CHILD PROTECTION POLICY. The designated senior officer for Child Protection is: Mrs. DEVONSHIRE PARK PRIMARY SCHOOL SAFEGUARDING / CHILD PROTECTION POLICY The designated senior officer for Child Protection is: Mrs. Jill Billinge In her absence the role will be undertaken by: Mrs. C Tracey

More information

Your local specialist mental health services

Your local specialist mental health services Your local specialist mental health services Primary Care Liaison Service B&NES Primary Care Mental Health Liaison service is a short-term support service to help people with mental health difficulties

More information

BRISTOL SPECIALIST CHILD and ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES (CAMHS) REFERRAL GUIDELINES FOR ACCESS TO THE SPECIALIST NHS-BASED CAMHS TEAMS

BRISTOL SPECIALIST CHILD and ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES (CAMHS) REFERRAL GUIDELINES FOR ACCESS TO THE SPECIALIST NHS-BASED CAMHS TEAMS BRISTOL SPECIALIST CHILD and ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES (CAMHS) REFERRAL GUIDELINES FOR ACCESS TO THE SPECIALIST NHS-BASED CAMHS TEAMS The specialist NHS-based CAMHS teams are part of a wider Bristol

More information

Redmond School District Secondary Teacher JOB SUMMARY

Redmond School District Secondary Teacher JOB SUMMARY Redmond School District Secondary Teacher Job Title: School Nurse Reports To: Principal and Executive Director of Student Services FLSA Status: Exempt JOB SUMMARY The practice of professional nursing occurs

More information

Support for young carers looking after someone with a palliative care diagnosis

Support for young carers looking after someone with a palliative care diagnosis Practice example Support for young carers looking after someone with a palliative care diagnosis What is the initiative? FRESH Friendship, Respect, Emotions, Support, Health Who runs it? St Michael s Hospice

More information

ST. NICHOLAS SCHOOL MUSIC THERAPY POLICY STATEMENT. Introduction

ST. NICHOLAS SCHOOL MUSIC THERAPY POLICY STATEMENT. Introduction ST. NICHOLAS SCHOOL MUSIC THERAPY POLICY STATEMENT Introduction Music Therapy has been established at St Nicholas School for a number of years. A qualified Music Therapist is currently working three days

More information

NHS Act 2006 Section 75 Agreements 2015

NHS Act 2006 Section 75 Agreements 2015 Author: Wards: Locality Affected: Parishes Affected: Board Director, Commissioning DCS/DASS All Wards All Locality Area All Parish Area 1. Purpose and Reasons 1.1 To discuss with members of the Joint Commission

More information

Ensuring a good education for children who cannot attend school because of health needs

Ensuring a good education for children who cannot attend school because of health needs Ensuring a good education for children who cannot attend school because of health needs Statutory guidance for local authorities January 2013 Contents About this guidance 3 What legislation does this guidance

More information

Inquiry into teenage pregnancy. Lanarkshire Sexual Health Strategy Group

Inquiry into teenage pregnancy. Lanarkshire Sexual Health Strategy Group Inquiry into teenage pregnancy Lanarkshire Sexual Health Strategy Group A. Do you have any views on the current policy direction being taken at the national level in Scotland to reduce rates of teenage

More information

JOB DESCRIPTION & PERSON SPECIFICATION Clinical / Counselling/Educational Psychologist

JOB DESCRIPTION & PERSON SPECIFICATION Clinical / Counselling/Educational Psychologist JOB DESCRIPTION & PERSON SPECIFICATION Clinical / Counselling/Educational Psychologist Job Title : Salary Hours Location Reports to Principal / Clinical Psychologist / Counselling/ Educational Psychologist

More information

Partnership commissioning arrangements for children and young people in Hertfordshire

Partnership commissioning arrangements for children and young people in Hertfordshire Partnership commissioning arrangements for children and young people in Hertfordshire DRAFT Summary of Commissioning Strategy for D R A F T Early Intervention and Prevention 2012-2013 2012-2013 What is

More information

Open Access Guidelines for High Schools (Children s Services)

Open Access Guidelines for High Schools (Children s Services) Title Reference (Children s Services) CL/POL/207 Description of Document Scope Author and Designation Equality Impact Assessment (EIA) Associated Documents To enable Norwich Community Health and Care (NCH&C)

More information

Antisocial personality disorder

Antisocial personality disorder Understanding NICE guidance Information for people who use NHS services Antisocial personality disorder NICE clinical guidelines advise the NHS on caring for people with specific conditions or diseases

More information

CSCI Regional Office Caledonia House 223 Pentonville Road London, N1 9NG

CSCI Regional Office Caledonia House 223 Pentonville Road London, N1 9NG CSCI Regional Office Caledonia House 223 Pentonville Road London, N1 9NG Tel: 020 7239 0330 Fax: 020 7239 0318 Email: apa.london@csci.gsi.gov.uk Web: www.csci.org.uk Ms Irene Findlay (OBE) Adult Social

More information

NICE Pathways bring together all NICE guidance, quality standards and other NICE information on a specific topic.

NICE Pathways bring together all NICE guidance, quality standards and other NICE information on a specific topic. bring together all NICE guidance, quality standards and other NICE information on a specific topic. are interactive and designed to be used online. They are updated regularly as new NICE guidance is published.

More information

Southmead & Henbury Family Practice Nurse Manager Job Description

Southmead & Henbury Family Practice Nurse Manager Job Description JOB TITLE: REPORTS TO: HOURS: Nurse Manager PARTNERS (Clinically) The Practice Business Manger (Administratively) 30-37 hours per week Job Summary: To provide leadership to and management of the Practice

More information

Health and Education

Health and Education Health and Education Working Together for all Children The Role of the School Health Nurse Summary Historically, the school nursing service has been perceived as one which offers advice to school age children

More information

Children in Need. Practice Guidance

Children in Need. Practice Guidance Children in Need Practice Guidance Document last updated: January 2014 Document review due: January 2017 Children in Need Practice Guidance Children s Social Care About this document Title Children in

More information

Chailey Heritage School and Clinical Services

Chailey Heritage School and Clinical Services Chailey Heritage School and Clinical Services Your Child s School Assessment Information for parents ASSESSMENT AT CHAILEY HERITAGE SCHOOL AND CHAILEY HERITAGE CLINICAL SERVICES What is the difference

More information

Inquiry into teenage pregnancy. The Royal College of Nursing

Inquiry into teenage pregnancy. The Royal College of Nursing Inquiry into teenage pregnancy The Royal College of Nursing The Royal College of Nursing welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the Health and Sport Committee s inquiry into teenage pregnancy in Scotland.

More information

ABOUT YOUR SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE

ABOUT YOUR SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE ABOUT YOUR SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE Welcome to Your School Nursing Service Now Your Child is at School When your child starts school the School Nursing Service takes over their care from the Health Visitor.

More information

Statement of Purpose. Child Protection/Safeguarding Service

Statement of Purpose. Child Protection/Safeguarding Service Statement of Purpose Child Protection/Safeguarding Service 1. What we do Child Protection/Safeguarding is part of the South Eastern HSC Trust s Children s Services which provides services to ensure the

More information

Safeguarding adults from neglect and abuse

Safeguarding adults from neglect and abuse Safeguarding adults from neglect and abuse This leaflet explains what adult abuse is and tells you where to go in Leeds for advice and support. Introduction The Leeds Safeguarding Adults Partnership includes

More information

Children s centre self-evaluation form guidance

Children s centre self-evaluation form guidance Children s centre self-evaluation form guidance Age group: 0 5 Published: March 2010 Reference no: 100008 The Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills (Ofsted) regulates and inspects

More information

Conwy Children and Young People s Plan Priority Areas

Conwy Children and Young People s Plan Priority Areas Conwy Children and Young People s Plan Priority Areas Priority areas as updated in the October 2009 plan review (new and changed priorities are highlighted in blue). For a full copy of the Conwy Children

More information

MODEL JOB DESCRIPTIONS AND COMPETENCIES FOR MEDICAL ADVISERS IN ADOPTION AND FOSTERING

MODEL JOB DESCRIPTIONS AND COMPETENCIES FOR MEDICAL ADVISERS IN ADOPTION AND FOSTERING British Association for Adoption & Fostering Head Office Saffron House, 6 10 Kirby Street, London EC1N 8TS Tel 020 7421 2600 Fax 020 7421 2601 Email mail@baaf.org.uk Website www.baaf.org.uk MODEL JOB DESCRIPTIONS

More information

Student Mental Health and Wellbeing

Student Mental Health and Wellbeing Student Mental Health and Wellbeing 2 Student Mental Health and Wellbeing DECS Commitment to Student Mental Health and Wellbeing The Department of Education and Children s Services (DECS) recognises that

More information

Mobility and Young London Annex 2(b): London Continuum Descriptors

Mobility and Young London Annex 2(b): London Continuum Descriptors Young London Matters April 2009 Government Office For London Riverwalk House 157-161 Millbank London SW1P 4RR For further information about Young London Matters contact: younglondonmatters@gol.gsi.gov.uk

More information

Partnership working in child protection: improving liaison between acute paediatric and child protection services

Partnership working in child protection: improving liaison between acute paediatric and child protection services At a glance 63 October 2013 Partnership working in child protection: improving liaison between acute paediatric and child protection services Key messages Both in-hospital and communitybased social work

More information

Ro R le l s a nd Re R sponsib i il i i l t i ie i s o f School Health Nurse

Ro R le l s a nd Re R sponsib i il i i l t i ie i s o f School Health Nurse Roles and Responsibilities of School Health Nurse What is School Nursing? Definition based on your experience as a school health nurse (2 Minutes) Definition School Nursing A specialized practiceof professional

More information

PERSONNEL SPECIFICATION

PERSONNEL SPECIFICATION PERSONNEL SPECIFICATION POST: Learning Disability Nurse - Band 5 (Hospital and Community) DEPARTMENT: NURSING (ADULT) LOCATION: LEARNING DISABILITY SUB-DIRECTORATE DATE: March 2013 FACTORS ESSENTIAL DESIRABLE

More information

JOB DESCRIPTION. Job Title: Macmillan Integrated Palliative Social Worker. Day Therapy department, Outpatient Service & Community

JOB DESCRIPTION. Job Title: Macmillan Integrated Palliative Social Worker. Day Therapy department, Outpatient Service & Community JOB DESCRIPTION Job Title: Macmillan Integrated Palliative Social Worker Reports to: Day Unit Therapy Lead Location: Salary: Hours of work Annual Leave: Day Therapy department, Outpatient Service & Community

More information

Growth, Environment & Transport Directorate

Growth, Environment & Transport Directorate Kent Teenage Growth, Environment & Transport Directorate Pregnancy Strategic Priority Statement Strategy 2015-2020 2014-2015 Foreword The reduction of teenage pregnancies is one of the success stories

More information

The Child Development Centre

The Child Development Centre TO PROVIDE THE VERY BEST CARE FOR EACH PATIENT ON EVERY OCCASION The Child Development Centre An information guide The print quality of this copy is not an accurate representation of the original. The

More information

Information for parents. Learning disabilities

Information for parents. Learning disabilities Background information Introduction What is a learning disability? are the most common form of childhood impairment: 1 in 20 children have a learning disability of some kind. The term learning disability

More information

Autistic Spectrum Disorders School-Aged Children A guide for parents and carers

Autistic Spectrum Disorders School-Aged Children A guide for parents and carers Autistic Spectrum Disorders School-Aged Children A guide for parents and carers Children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) Meeting the needs of school-aged children with autistic spectrum disorders

More information

Joint inspection of multi-agency arrangements for the protection of children

Joint inspection of multi-agency arrangements for the protection of children Joint inspection of multi-agency arrangements for the protection of children Inspection dates: 17 30 January 2013 Lead inspector: Pauline Turner HMI Age group: All Crown copyright 2013 Website: www.ofsted.gov.uk

More information

Clinical/Counselling Psychology Service

Clinical/Counselling Psychology Service Clinical/Counselling Psychology Service Exceptional healthcare, personally delivered What are Clinical/Counselling Psychologists? Clinical/Counselling Psychologists begin their training by studying normal

More information

This specification must be read along with the overarching specification which applies to all services

This specification must be read along with the overarching specification which applies to all services This specification must be read along with the overarching specification which applies to all services 1. Population Needs 1.1 National / local context and evidence base National Context Local Context

More information

Job Description. Job Title: Social Worker Intake Team

Job Description. Job Title: Social Worker Intake Team Job Description Job Title: Social Worker Intake Team Grade: SWMS 33 40: The pay scale for qualified Social Workers ranges from 29898 through to 35772 and there is an additional 100 monthly supplement for

More information

Integrated Care Pathway

Integrated Care Pathway APPENDIX 3 CHILDRENS Failure to Thrive Integrated Care Pathway PATIENT DETAILS NAME Age Hospital number NHS No Address Tel no Patient likes to be known as Next of Kin Relationship to child Tel No Each

More information

CSH Surrey. Why they developed?

CSH Surrey. Why they developed? CSH Surrey CSH Surrey is an award winning community services provider with a passion for quality and innovation. They provide community health services for adults, children and their families, in the homes,

More information

Early Years Educator (Level 3): Qualifications Criteria

Early Years Educator (Level 3): Qualifications Criteria Early Years Educator (Level 3): Qualifications Criteria July 2013 Context The criteria lay out the minimum requirements for a high quality Early Years Educator qualification. It is the role of the National

More information

General Information. for people worried about child abuse

General Information. for people worried about child abuse General Information for people worried about child abuse General Information for people worried about child abuse Introduction... 3 What is Child Abuse?... 3 What might make you concerned?... 4 What to

More information

Information For Children and Young People With Cystic Fibrosis

Information For Children and Young People With Cystic Fibrosis Royal Manchester Children s Hospital Information For Children and Young People With Cystic Fibrosis Paediatric Psychosocial Department This leaflet is for children and young people with Cystic Fibrosis

More information

Support for Disabled Children and Young People and their Families in Essex

Support for Disabled Children and Young People and their Families in Essex Support for Disabled Children and Young People and their Families in Essex Guidance for working together with disabled children, young people and families to provide early help, targeted and specialist

More information

Information for families, friends and carers of substance users

Information for families, friends and carers of substance users South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust Information for families, friends and carers of substance users Drug and Alcohol Service (Lambeth) Page Drug and Alcohol service (Lambeth) The Drug and Alcohol

More information

From the parent carer s point of view:

From the parent carer s point of view: SETTING NAME: SETTING TYPE: Uppingham Community College Include details of: 11-16 years Mainstream From the parent carer s point of view: 1. How does the setting / school / college know if children/young

More information