School Nurse

  • Job Reference: 00002161-1
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Shrewsbury School
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive salary plus generous benefits
  • Sector: Education / Childcare, Nursing and Carers
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

We have exciting full and part time vacancies for School Nurses to come and join our highly dedicated Nursing team at Shrewsbury School, 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 and health promotion.

You will need to demonstrate excellent communication, organisational and administration 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 and advice. 

We can offer a competitive salary package to include free meals while on duty, pension, Life Insurance and use of the School sports facilities.  Various working hours are available, working on a shift rota during term-time. 


A full job description, example rota and application form can be obtained from alternatively please contact the Human Resources Department on 01743 280834 or email

Closing Date:  12pm, Monday 26 July 2021.

Interviews will take place at the School on 2 August 2021.


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