School Nurse

Location Hove
Discipline: School Nursing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35,411 - 38,296 per year + FTE
Contact name: Medical Team

Contact email:
Job ref: NS 465
Published: 4 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

School Nurse - Hove
M11 £35,411-£38,296
Actual Starting Salary £30,814
Permanent, Full Time 37 Hours Per Week
Our client's School is a community where every individual is valued and expected to excel. The school is based on the south coast in the exciting and vibrant City of Brighton & Hove, East Sussex. In return the school can offer a strong and supportive community of colleagues, students and parents and a culture of providing regular support for personal and professional development. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  An enhanced DBS check will be required. Applications are encouraged from black and ethnic minority candidates, as these groups are under-represented on the school's staff. (Race Relations Act sections 35-38 apply)
The Governors are seeking to appoint a qualified, experienced and highly efficient School Matron to this large Catholic Comprehensive Secondary School. This role encompasses all aspects of the Medical Centre providing high quality holistic health care to all groups across the school ensuring their medical, personal and social care needs are met. In addition, the postholder will work closely with the safeguarding and pastoral care teams. This role would suit a proactive individual who would enjoy the challenge of working in a busy school environment.
The successful applicant will:
- Be a Registered Nurse (RGN)
- Have experience of working with children and young adults
- Possess excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to display sensitivity when handling difficult situations.
- Be flexible in their approach to working and be able to use initiative.
- Work efficiently and accurately.
- Possess the ability to multi-task and work under pressure.
- Maintain confidentiality at all times.
A competitive salary is on offer commensurate with this important term-time only role.
For full details, please apply online or call 01227 780888