- DEVON COUNTY COUNCIL
- Public Health
- Work Location
- Barnstaple/ Honiton/Totnes EX31 1EE
- Occupational group
- Apprenticeships/Training Programmes/Courses
- Salary details
- Job term
- Training Programme/Course
- Appointment type
- Various Hours
- Closing Date
- 01 September 2019
- For an informal discussion please contact
UN-PAID WORK EXPERIENCE PLACEMENT
WHEN: w/c 25th November 2019
WHERE: Taw View, North Walk, Barnstaple EX31 1EE
Honiton Hospital, Marlpits Lane, Honiton EX14 2DE
Lescaze Offices, Shinners Bridge, Totnes TQ9 5JE
WHAT: Public Health Nursing – Business Support
We are looking for a Post 16 student to come and join us for one week in the Public Health Nursing Business Support Team.
This is a small, friendly and enthusiastic team currently supporting Health Visitors, School Nurses and Community Health Workers across the county and based in one of four hubs.
This placement will involve supporting the Business Support Team with administration tasks, including:
- Handling incoming and outgoing post
- Updating spreadsheets
- Producing a range of documents
The person we are looking for should have or be looking to develop:
- Good all-round communication skills
- Ability to be flexible and adaptable
- An eye for detail
- An ability to work as part of a team
- The ability to show initiative
- Ability to problem solve
- Ability to manage your time and work to deadlines
If you are interested in applying for this placement, please write an expression of interest of up to one page of A4. You should include why you are interested in the placement, how you meet the skills required or why you wish to develop those skills, what course you are currently studying, what you are planning on doing after college and any work experience you already have. If you have any specific areas of interest within the Council, please include this as we will try to accommodate this within your placement if you are successful. Please give some thought as to how you will travel to County Hall each day. Unfortunately, Devon County Council cannot reimburse any travel expenses to and from this placement.
If you have any questions, please direct these to your tutor or email me on the email address above.
Please send your expressions of interest to: firstname.lastname@example.org by 1st September 2019.
Please visit https://new.devon.gov.uk/workingfordevon/ for more information about working with Devon County Council. You may also be interested in our Apprenticeship page https://new.devon.gov.uk/workingfordevon/work-in/apprenticeships/
For more information about Working for Devon please visit the Working for Devon webpages.