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Children's Immunisation and Vaccination team - Essex


The Immunisation and Vaccination team consists of Registered Nurses and support staff.

The team works in partnership with schools and the local authorities to deliver the commissioned school aged based Immunisation Programme to all children attending schools (State and Independent) and young people who are home educated, across Essex

For more information on the vaccines we deliver, please visit our children's immunisations and vaccinations webpage.

Service Information

This service is delivered through the Healthy Child Programme and in addition to delivering the immunisations; the team are able to provide parents, children and staff with information and support to make healthy choices, which will enhance a child or young person’s health and wellbeing.

We also run the specialist BCG service for those babies/young children that are eligible.

Referral Information

Children in school are contacted directly by their school

Self-referrals/ parent referrals

  • GPs
  • Paediatrics
  • Education staff and schools
  • Acute Hospital Services
  • Social Care and housing
  • Other health professionals

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