School Nurse

Exeter
up to £30,000 term time only
18 Apr 2012
16 May 2012
WJ 274
Permanent

Job Description for School Nurse (RGN):

Careerline Ltd is looking for a School Nurse for a top independent school educating 900 students from age 7 to 18.  Term time: between 35 and 38 weeks per annum

Job Duties for School Nurse / Matron (RGN):

·          Registered Nurse (RGN) will be responsible for administration of medication and healthcare advice

·          Work closely with the School Doctor

·          To promote the physical and mental health of all pupils and staff

·          Review and audit of care plans and risk assessments

·          General nursing care such as wound dressing and treatment of injury and care

The successful School Nurse / Matron (RGN) must have:

·          A relevant Nursing qualification

·          Valid NMC PIN

·          Clinical track record ideally 6 months of which spent in A&E or as Practice Nurse

·          Experience and knowledgeable of educational environment

·          Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

·          Clear empathy and understanding of boys’ and girls’ development and needs

·          A flexible approach to working hours

Benefits include:

·          Career advancement opportunities, promotion based on success

·          State of the art and purpose built facilities set in an idyllic part of Devon