School Nurse

Closing date for application: 12/07/2021 9:00am

Vacancy Type: Full-Time

Required from September 2021

Salary based on Band 6 AfC (FTE c. £36,500, actual c. £28,300)

We require a Registered Nurse to join a small, friendly team of school nurses, housekeepers and administrative staff. Our school Medical Centre is operational 24 hours per day, 7 days a week during term time and generally staff work a mixture of day and night shifts.

The successful candidate will work a full time shift pattern of 46 hours per week, on a rota which includes overnight and weekends in term time. Work includes caring for pupils in our in-patient unit, taking daily surgeries and being available to give health advice to the pupils.

Flexibility, good communication skills and the confidence to work unsupervised are essential.  Applicants must be able to evidence their RGN qualification and current NMC Registration.  RN Child is desirable.

In return we offer the opportunity to join a stakeholder pension scheme, meals when on duty free on-site parking and discounted membership of the on-site Sports Centre.

Christ’s Hospital welcomes applications from all sectors of the community as we aspire to attract staff that match the social and cultural diversity of our student intake. We consider the most important factor to be the right skills, abilities and attitude for the job which will ultimately improve the well-being and education of the pupils. Applicants must have the right to work in the UK. We are members of the Schools Inclusion Alliance and hold the Rainbow Flag Award.

Please note CV’s alone are not sufficient. The schools’ application form (link below) must be completed.

Applications close: Monday 12th July 2021.  Interviews will be held on site w/c 19th July 2021.

Christ’s Hospital is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service).  More details on the disclosure process can be found on www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.

Christ’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Registered Charity No. 1120090.

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