Health Care Assistant (Waking Nights)

  • Job Reference: 00001071-1
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Concord College
  • Website:
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Nursing and Carers
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Concord College is England’s premier co-educational international boarding school set in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, with 600 students aged 13-19.

(Waking Nights)

We are looking for an experienced Health Care Assistant to provide the highest possible standard of overnight medical and pastoral care for our students.  Emergency on-call access to a nurse will be available by telephone.  Successful candidates will hold a minimum NVQ level 2 (or equivalent) or foundation degree (or equivalent) in health care, a clear enhanced (with barred list information) DBS certificate, Safeguarding Children Level 2 and ideally experience of dealing with minor injuries, caring for a paediatric population and the administering of medication.  Working hours are 9.45pm to 7.15am on a 4 on 4 off rolling rota, with handover from/to the nursing team at each end of a shift.

In addition to a competitive salary other benefits include a defined contribution pension scheme, income protection and life assurance schemes.

Closing date for applications for the above post is midday Monday 26 October 2020.

Further information and application forms are available on our website:, or from Miss Emily Carson, HR Administrator:

Concord College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Child protection screening is undertaken which includes checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Concord College, Acton Burnell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY5 7PF Tel: 01694 731631