School Nurse

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
20 May 2021
17 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
An "Outstanding" SEN School for pupils with Autism is seeking a School Nurse to join their team on a permanent basis!

Principal Accountabilities

-Participate in the formal assessment of prospective pupils/students to ensure their health care needs can be met in the school
-Maintain health care records for all pupils and students and prepare reports as required
-Providing medical services to the pupils and students as appropriate
-Support pupils and students during medical appointments including hospital visits as required including accompanying them to hospital in emergency situations
-Ensure that pupils and student yearly medicals are undertaken as appropriate
-Provide first aid cover when on site
-Support in the provision of training to staff where appropriate
-Maintain an awareness of current issues in respect of health care needs for people with complex needs
-Ensure first aid equipment in the school is maintained and evidence monitoring
-Generate and maintain an inventory of all supplies
-Take full responsibility for the site medical room adhering to policy and procedure ensuring data protection and restricted access as required
-Ensure that information with regard to health care management is communicated to parents and carers where necessary
-Ensure through times of COVID 19 that the systems of control are maintained and all that it implies linked to the health and well-being of the school community

Main Duties & Responsibilities
1. Adhere to the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Code of Professional conduct
2. Use evidence-based practice to develop and maintain high quality child protection care to pupils.
3. Ensure that confidentiality is respected at all times following GDPR best practice
4. Be proactive in communications with the Principal/SMT/TDT about pupilsand students and families/carers
5. Fulfil duties as Snr TLA as required by SMT

Apply now or call Ronni on (phone number removed) for more information!

Do not forget TLTP's Refer and Earn scheme. For every person you recommend that we place and meet our terms and conditions you will receive a referral bonus of GBP130 (subject to statutory deductions)