College Nurse

Shropshire
£30000.00 per annum + Benefits
05 Mar 2014
02 Apr 2014
MJ 126
Medical Team
Part Time

Nr SHREWSBURY SHROPSHIRE - COLLEGE NURSES - TEMP - SCHOOL NURSE - RGN
to cover Maternity Leave - NHS band 5 or 6 pro rata equivalent

Our client is England's premier co-educational international boarding school, set in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, with 480 students aged 13-19.

They are seeking two College Nurses to work as part of a team of four who assist in promoting health and wellbeing and providing the highest possible standard of medical and pastoral care for our students. The successful candidates will have excellent inter-personal skills and the ability to relate to and care for young people of all nationalities and religions. A full clean driving licence is essential, along with a recognised nursing qualification and current Nursing & Midwifery Council registration.

Essential Requirements:

· recognised nursing qualification and current Nursing & Midwifery Council registration
· clear enhanced DBS certificate
· current First Aid at Work certificate (or willingness to gain)
· full, clean driving licence

Skills/Experience:

· experience of treating minor illnesses and sporting injuries
· experience in dealing with mental health issues
· excellent interpersonal skills
· proven ability to relate to and care for young people
· proven organisational and administrative skills
· computer literate

Previous experience of boarding school nursing or children's nursing is desirable.

Personal Attributes:

· team player
· confident
· empathetic
· calm
· flexible