School Nurse

  • Job Reference: 00000826-1
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2020
  • Recruiter: Shrewsbury School
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Term Time Only
  • Sector: Education / Childcare, Healthcare & Medical, Nursing and Carers
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

SCHOOL NURSE
Full time, permanent, term-time only

We have an exciting opportunity for a School Nurse to come and join our highly dedicated Nursing team at Shrewsbury School in providing the highest professional medical care to pupils, staff and visitors to the school. 

You must be a Registered General Nurse (RGN) with experience in the management of minor illness and injury.  It would be advantageous to have a paediatric qualification as well as a special interest in diabetes, asthma, immunisation, counselling, health promotion, and phlebotomy.

You will need to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills together with experience of working in a team.  You will work independently for the majority of each shift and you need to be able to work confidently, competently and autonomously within your capabilities knowing when and where to access support/advice. 

We can offer a competitive salary package to include free meals while on duty, pension and Life Insurance.  This is a full-time, permanent position working on a 24 hour shift rota during term-time.  Full details can be found in the job description. 

Closing date: 12pm, Monday 10 August 2020

A full application pack including job description can be obtained from www.shrewsbury.org.uk/page/schoolnurse, alternatively please call (01743) 280834 or email humanresources@shrewsbury.org.uk

Applicants will undergo thorough child protection screening including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service