Interim School Nurse - Hounslow

02 Dec 2017
10 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
HARROW - MIDDLESEXINTERIM SCHOOL NURSE Our client is one of the world's most famous schools. Founded in 1572 it is located on a 300-acre estate encompassing much of Harrow on the Hill in north-west London. 830 boys aged 13 to 18, who come from all over Britain and across the world, live in the School's 12 boarding Houses. There are over 120 academic staff and over 300 support staff.The role of the School Nurse is to be responsible for the delivery of basic assessment and treatment of minor illness and injuries to the Medical Centre patients, primarily to pupils and resident staff. Supported by the Nurse Manager and School doctors within the Medical Centre, s/he will deliver care within the boundaries of the role, focusing upon supporting the patients to be healthy, the monitoring of long-term conditions, health prevention and screening activities and supporting the delivery of policies.KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIESThis job description reflects the core activities of the role and is subject to change as the department and the post holder develop. The School expects that the post holder will recognise this and will adopt a flexible approach to work. In addition, the post holder will be expected to undertake such other duties within the scope of the role as may be required by the line manager.