Part-time School Nurse

29420.00 - 29420.00 GBP Annual + GBP29420/annum Childcare Vouchers, Pension Scheme
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Competitive salary and benefits - term-time only

Our client is one of the best known co-educational boarding/day preparatory schools in the country offering an outstanding educational experience for both boys and girls from 4 to 13 years. The school is situated in an attractive location in North Oxford on the banks of the River Cherwell, a mile from the historic centre of Oxford.

A vacancy has arisen for an enthusiastic Registered Nurse to join a team of Nurses in the School Health Centre (27 hrs per week on a rota basis). The team provide high quality nursing care to pupils and those within the school community on a 24 hour basis. The successful applicant must be a registered level 1 nurse with demonstrable experience and an active interest in working with children. First Aid and IT skills are also essential.

Duties and Responsibilities:
??To provide high quality nursing care to pupils and those within the school community on a 24 hour basis.
??To provide warm, caring and positive surroundings for the effective and efficient implementation of health care within the school.
??To assess, diagnose and evaluate the nursing needs of the child or staff member.
??To create appropriate Care Plans
??To liaise with Line Manager, Houseparent's, staff and other members of the Medical team.
??To work as part of the pastoral team
??Assess and undertake basic care of minor ailments
??Provide a first aid assessment of accidents and injuries ; provide treatment or refer as appropriate
??When trained and assessed undertake immunisations for boarding children with the UK child vaccination programme
??Offer pitch side first aid cover

??Salary: GBP19,858.50 (.675 of GBP29,420 per annum Full Time Equivalent for 41 weeks)
??Term Time only (32 teaching weeks, 3.2 weeks inset, 5.8 weeks annual leave)
??Hours of work: The School provides 24 hour nursing care in the Health Centre and the shifts are based on a rota system. The post involves working a combination of weekday, weekend am and pm shifts and night shifts.
??Holiday to be taken during school holidays except for 3 days inset at start and end of each term
??Pension contribution of a minimum of 3% contribution to a Group Personal Pension
??Life Insurance 3x gross salary
??Access to swimming pool during school terms
??Free tea, coffee, fruit and meals during school terms
??Cycle to work scheme and child care vouchers