School Nurse - North Warnborough

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Careerline
Location
North Warnborough
Salary
£24,315 - £25,992/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SCHOOL NURSE - Nr HOOK, HANTSFT permanent Our client is an independent, co-educational day and boarding school of approximately 470 pupils from 3 months to 18 years. Set in 75 acres of grounds, the School has a forward thinking educational vision, a growing Sixth Form, impressive examination results and an ambitious development programme.They are looking for a School Nurse who will support the Senior School Nurse in running a responsive School Nursing service to work 5 days (40 hours) per week, term time plus four weeks. Benefits include:
•Free meals provided when the school kitchen is open.
•Contributory Pension Scheme.Key Duties:
•Provide up-to-date and appropriate clinical advice and care ensuring pupil safety at all times including administration of medication;
•Supporting the Boarding House team with medical supplies and interventions;
•Ensure good communications and close liaison with parents/guardians;
•Maintain health records for each pupil, and identify pupils who require Medical Care Plans and Risk Assessments;
•Assist with health promotion activities and staff training on medical matters;
•Ensure compliance with the N.M.C. Code of Conduct and Code of Professional Practice and other N.M.C. advisory papers;
•Assist with the management of the Accident Reporting process;
•Co-ordination of First Aid Kits within the school Professional Qualifications required:
•RGN/RN with paediatric experience or RSCN/RN (Child) and currently on the N.M.C. Register;
•A&E /Minor Injuries/Practice nurse or school nursing experience.