School Nurse

Location Kingston upon Thames
Discipline: Nursing & Healthcare, School Nursing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Band 5 equivalent
Contact name: Medical Team

Contact email:
Job ref: NS 467
Published: 22 days ago
Startdate: January 2024

School Nurse - Kingston upon Thames
Band 5
Permanent, Full Time
January '24 start or sooner
Our client is one of the most successful co-educational schools in the country, and has a long tradition of developing individual talent and encouraging high aspirations. Their pupils are bright and enthusiastic; their joy in life and spirit of curiosity makes education here a real pleasure.
The school is seeking to appoint an experienced and confident School Nurse (Band 5) to support their Lead Nurse with looking after the heath needs of their students, administering first aid, undertaking health assessments and promoting health education.
The successful candidate must be an RGN/RN, hold NMC registration, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and demonstrate clear empathy and understanding. Experience of working with children is also important, as is knowledge of relevant compliance.
This role is term time 40 hours per week plus 10 days in the School holidays. The exact hours can be discussed at interview and can be negotiated (to preferably include up to 4 hours on a Saturday morning at our sports field - this is not essential and can be negotiated).
Closing date - 22 November 2023
For full details, please apply online or call 01227 780888