Health Centre Nurse (Band 6), Kent

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The King's School CanterburyKent
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Based in the stunning setting of the Precincts of Canterbury Cathedral and St Augustine’s Abbey – a World Heritage Site – The King’s School is one of the oldest and most prestigious Schools in the country with an enviable record of academic excellence and achievement.

The Health Centre Nurse will be required to contribute to the provision of healthcare for all boarding and day pupils, plus first aid treatment to all members of the School community which is provided over a 24-hour period, 7 days a week during term time. 

Reporting to the Senior Nurse, key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Providing medical services to all pupils, members of staff and any school visitors on site
  • Ensuring availability for pupil consultations over the 24-hour period
  • Providing confidential support to pupils and staff and other health advice as appropriate
  • Promoting health education throughout the school population
  • Providing and offering education on sexual health matters
  • Maintaining accurate, confidential and contemporaneous medical records

The King’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undertake a DBS check before commencement of employment can be confirmed.

Closing date for receipt of applications: noon on Sunday 15th September 2019

Applications including a CV and covering letter must be submitted online, through the King’s School website,  If you are unable to apply this way, please contact Human Resources on 01227 595721/5733/5578.

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