School Nurse, York City Centre

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Bootham SchoolYork City Centre

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: equivalent to RCN Band 5 Level 5
Contract term: Permanent

SCHOOL NURSE, 27 hours a week

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and well-qualified Nurse to join the health centre team at one of York’s most exceptional independent schools. You will provide a clinically effective, high-quality nursing care service, including first aid and pastoral welfare, to students and staff.

We seek a friendly and flexible team player with excellent communication skills, who holds a professional nursing qualification – an NMC registered general paediatric or Mental Health nurse. Relevant post-registration experience in Emergency nursing and/or possessing a specialist practitioner school nurse qualification would be desirable. Knowledge and experience of providing emotional support and counselling to young people with mental health challenges is preferred, as is experience of first aid and the care of children with chronic illnesses. 

You will work 27 hours a week during term time. This will include at least one evening until 8pm and 1 in 4 rotational Friday evening and Saturday day times.

Bootham School offers an outstanding working environment and impressive rewards package including a salary equivalent to RCN Band 5 Level 5.

For full details of the job and person specification, and our application form, please see our website at and go to the vacancies page under the Further Information tab.

Our closing date for applications is 10am Wednesday 27th June

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 4th July

Bootham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and other safeguarding procedures.

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More about Bootham School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Denomination: Quaker
Address: 51 Bootham, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 7BU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1904 623261
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