KK Women's and Children's Hospital Pte. Ltd.

Community Health Visitor (Div of Med - KidSTART@KKH KIDS 0-3)

Job Category:  Allied Health Professional
Posting Date:  6 May 2024

The Community Health Visitor (CHV) will deliver integrated preventive health and social care service provision and coordination for mother and child, focusing on antenatal and postnatal care, developmental-centered parenting, parent child interaction and family well-being, with the aim of optimising every child's potential for healthy growth and development. To be the main point-of-service-coordination between patient/client/family with healthcare and social service systems.

 

Job requirements:

 

  • Degree in Nursing (preferred), Early Childhood, Psychology or
  • Specialist Diploma (Early Childhood/Psychology/Social Work) with 5 years relevant experience
  • Relevant Experience of working with vulnerable children and families in a community setting and/or with infant and child development work
  • Scope of work is physically and emotionally demanding
  • Includes travelling to and from Client's homes for service delivery and emotionally intense work with vulnerable families, children and young infant
  • Dynamic, problem-solver, efficient, resourceful and independent individual
  • Demonstrate a high level of initiative and organisational skills
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and writing skills are essential