Health Centre Nurse, Oxfordshire

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Headington SchoolOxfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: November 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent


Start date: November 2019

Headington is a vibrant and welcoming school set in 23 acres on the outskirts of Oxford. In an environment where individuals come first, Headington is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence, pastoral support and an impressive range of extra-curricular opportunities.

The Health Centre Nurse will be an enthusiastic State Registered Nurse responsible for managing the School’s 24/7 health centre on a full time, shift work basis including day time hours, evenings (including overnight) and weekends during term time.  

Part of a small dedicated and professional team reporting to the Lead Nurse, you will coordinate the provision of onsite medical care and advice for all pupils and staff.   You will possess excellent interpersonal skills and have experience of working with young people. The successful candidate will be well organised with excellent administrative skills. An awareness of, and ability to deal with the mental health needs of young women is desirable. You will be sensitive, empathetic, patient and flexible, able to work as part of a dedicated and professional team, and confident to operate independently when lone working.

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website: for a job specifi cation and application form.

Please send your completed application form and covering letter to 


Applicants must be able to provide evidence of having the right to live and work in the UK and be prepared to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Headington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and DBS and barred lists checks. The School expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Headington School is an equal opportunities employer. 

More about Headington School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Headington Road, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7TD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1865 759 100
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Located in the city of Oxford, Headington School is an independent school for girls. Established in 1915, the school was founded upon traditional Christian principles. Headington School is split across two sites, with one serving the upper school for...