Additional Resources Ltd.

Lead Nurse

Lead Nurse - Hertfordshire

Salary: Competitive Depending on Experience.

The Company:

The Lead Nurse position is based at a girls-only independent school located in Hertfordshire, twenty miles from London.

It offers admission at ages 11, 13 or 16 (for sixth form)

It is a community where girls achieve outstanding results, both in and beyond the classroom.

The opportunities for growth and development for boarders and day girls are extensive, exciting and fun.

Most importantly, the girls are happy - and happy girls are successful girls.

The Role

We are looking to recruit a Lead Nurse for a school Medical Centre to lead the running of the Medical Centre and provide and promote health care to all pupils at the school, reporting to Assistant Head.

This is a 52 week contract working part-time and term time, plus two weeks in the holidays for administration.

The requirement is to cover 20 hours per week.

Role Responsibilities:

Sister in Charge Duties
To line manage to Medical Centre sisters.

To be responsible for the overall running/maintenance of the Medical Centre.

To be responsible for purchasing equipment medication/stock as required.

To oversee stock control.

To be the budget holder.

To prepare and publish duty rotas.

To write and update all protocols.

General Duties
To provide emergency treatment pupils and staff as required.

Assessment of girls and provide nursing care as necessary.

To assist in the running of regular surgeries throughout the day.

To provide ongoing nursing care and regular assessment of unwell girls admitted to the Medical Centre.

To ensure regular communication with House staff and parents concerning ill girls.

To maintain accurate written log of all girls attending the Medical Centre.

To attend regular weekly meetings/ communication with all Housemistresses and Houseparents.

To attend regular weekly meetings/communication with Deputy Head, Pupils and Assistant Head (Boarding)
To carry out blood tests and some vaccinations for boarders as required.

Essential Skills & Requirements:

The successful applicant will be RGN Qualified.

Practice nurse/School nurse experience would be beneficial.

Our clients' are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and all applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service

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Additional Resources are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.

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