Part Time Medical Officer – Part time - Mon- Fri 12:30pm- 3:00/3:30pm
(Some flexibility is available for a finish time of 3:00 – 3:30pm)
Required as soon as possible, a Part-Time Medical Officer to ensure the smooth running of the medical room, meeting the medical needs of students and staff.
The successful candidate will be required to attend to the day to day health and first aid needs of pupils, staff and visitors with a wide variety of medical needs
Duties will include, administering medication following the school policies and maintain appropriate records, make arrangements for pupils who require medical aid, contacting parents/carers where appropriate and on occasion accompanying the student/staff member to hospital, maintain care plans for relevant students, meeting with the student/parent as necessary and sharing information with staff as appropriate. (Full details of duties can be found on the job description.) Experience in first aid/medical environment would be welcome, however, training on specifics is available if required.
The successful applicant will be required to maintain a first aid qualification by attending the requisite 2 day course every 3 years.
Tapton School achieves outstanding academic results within an exceptionally creative, warm and supportive community.
• commitment to professional development
• happy and oversubscribed 11-18 secondary school; our stands in pleasant grounds, very close to the Peak District.
• Cycle to Work and discounted Westfield Health Scheme
• Part of Tapton School Academy Trust
Please visit our website www.taptonschool.co.uk for details of how to apply.
Closing date: Sunday 22 September (midnight) but early applications are welcomed.
Interviews will take place week commencing 30 September 2019.
Please note a payment of £1,000 is included with the salary of this position for managing medicines.
Tapton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS. Applications will be considered only from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.