SCHOOL NURSE

Location
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Salary
Good
Posted
28 Mar 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent

SCHOOL NURSE

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, childcare vouchers, pension and Life Insurance.  This is a full-time position working on a shift rota during term-time, commencing in September 2018. Full details can be found in the job description.  

To apply, please visit our website: Click Apply for a full application pack and job description, alternatively please telephone Human Resources, 01743 280 834 or email humanresources@shrewsbury.org.uk to request an application pack.

Closing date for applications: 12noon, Friday 20 April 18

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