Resident School Nurse

Location United Kingdom
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Pastoral Care / Schools
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Competitive
Job Number  43497
Created 29 May 2017

Resident School Nurse Dorset

1st September 2017 start

This role is term time only


This lovely school is a leading Prep School and they are looking for a Experienced School Nurses to join their school. To provide clinically effective, high-quality service of nursing care to pupils and first aid care to all members of the school community.

In carrying out your duties you shall consult with the Headmaster, School Doctor, Deputy Head (Pastoral) and Bursar


Adhere to the NMC Code of professional conduct and be conversant with the Scope of professional practice and other NMC advisory papers. Use evidence-based practice to develop and maintain a high quality of nursing care to the pupils. Ensure that a code of confidentiality is developed and adhered to.



To provide a high standard of service within NMC guidelines to pupils, members of staff and any visitors while on site.

• Organise and run nurse drop-in clinics during span of duty

• Ensure care plans are developed and written for pupils requiring them, in liaison with tutors, parents, and boarding house staff

• Monitor children with learning difficulties

• Provide first aid and emergency care and treatment as necessary - this includes maintaining stock of all school first aid kits both around the school and in the minibuses, providing adequate first aid and emergency treatment


Hours of work

Either 2/3 or 3/4 days and nights.


The Health Centre is also supported by a part-time Health Centre Assistant to provide breaks for the Nurses.



Term-time accommodation in modern and comfortable surroundings


Benefits include membership of the pension scheme for non-teaching staff.  Free family membership to Park Sports Centre and Golf Club and free meals during working hours. Generous fee reduction for children who attend the school. Pets will be considered.


Consultant: Ami @ Greycoat Lumleys


Please on NO account contact the school directly. Any further queries please feel free to contact Ami.


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