Greycoat Lumleys are looking for a Live in Senior Nurse to work at an Independent Boarding and Day Prep-School for Boys in Buckinghamshire.
The school are looking to appoint an experienced School Nurse to join and manage their medical team. The school is only 20 miles from central London and set in a beautiful location.
The ideal candidate will be experienced with young children and have a keen interest in health care. Previous experience of working in A&E, with minor injuries or in a school environment would be advantageous. The Senior School Nurse plays a vital role in the healthcare of all members of the school community.
Duties will include:
Care for and treat appropriately boys, staff and visitors who are unwell or have injuries
Inform parents and teachers as appropriate to each circumstance; ensure school office is advised if a boy is kept in or leaves the Health Centre
Administer medication as appropriate
Accompany boys to appointments or A&E when required
Supply first aid kits to staff for all visits out of school
Keep up to date with health promotion ideas, nutritional advice and professional initiatives appropriate to the school environment
Teach staff how to use medical items such as Epipens and inhalers as necessary
To be aware of the necessary Health and Safety policies, legislation and best practice, report any Health and Safety issues in accordance with the Health and Safety Policy
The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS which Greycoat Lumleys can arrange.
Meals are provided during term time.
Start: April but can be flexible for the right candidate
Hours: 34 hours per week, term time only, on a flexible rota
Accommodation: 1 or 2 bedroomed flat (dogs or partner allowed)
Rate of Pay: Competitive
Job Number: 52256
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