School Nurse Job

Location Perth, Scotland, United Kingdom
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Pastoral Care / Schools
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  52688
Created 17 May 2019

School Nurse required for a leading independent girls school in Perthshire to start ASAP or in September 2019.

 

This school prides itself on its world class education. They encourage each individual to flourish and be empowered within the academic environment. The school is set in the beautiful Perthshire countryside. It is also very close to the local town and has good transport links to nearby cities; Dundee, Edinburgh etc.

 

They are seeking a full time School Nurse to join them as soon as possible or are happy to wait for someone to start in September if needed. The School Nurse is to provide a high quality service of nursing care and health promotion to pupils and first aid care to all members of the school community.

 

Benefits:

  • Free meals

  • Pension

  • Reduction on school fees

  • Free Accommodation

 

Main duties:

  • Supervise the medical room

  • Liaise with the local Health Authority in arranging for them to deliver inoculation programmes

  • Work with parents, carers, specialist health professional and others to develop, implement and monitor in-school care plans for pupils with health needs and long term conditions (e.g asthma, diabetes or eating disorders)

  • Advise the Head of Pastoral Care in the development of health-related policies

  • Maintain and update student medical records on the school’s database

  • Contribute to the development of School emergency plans

  • Attend, constructively participate in and prepare reports as required for the school Health and Safety Committee

  • Work with teaching staff and the Child Protection Officer to identify and act to safeguard pupils at risk of or suffering from physical, sexual, emotional abuse of neglect.

 

The Nurse is required to maintain their registered with the relevant professional body NMC as a condition of their employment.

 

A diver with own car would be hugely beneficial.

 

The successful candidate will need to obtain a PVG which Greycoat Lumleys can assist with.

 

Dates: ASAP or September 2019

Hours: Full-time

Accommodation: 1 or 2 bedroomed flat with bathroom, living-room and kitchen

Rate of Pay: Competitive

Job Number: 52688

Responsible Consultant: Katie – katie@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

 

Please note you will not be considered for the position if you contact the school directly.

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