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Lead Nurse

Roedean SchoolBrighton and Hove

Roedean is an extraordinary school, sitting in the South Downs and overlooking the English Channel. However, it is not just the location but the strong academic focus, with a genuine belief in the importance of creativity and an all-round education, that makes Roedean unique.

Roedean is at a very exciting time in its development, with innovation, growth and the continued development of first-class facilities at the heart of our plans. We welcome your interest in being part of our continuing journey.

We are seeking a remarkable and visionary person to join our team. You will be experienced and well qualified but most importantly, you will have the girls’ aspirations and welfare at the heart of your vision. We are seeking someone who values kindness and generosity, who can build transformational relationships and who wants to make a difference to every individual, as an individual.

The successful candidate will provide a clinically effective, high quality service of nursing care to pupils and first aid care to all members of the school community and support the Deputy Head Pastoral with the strategic development of the Health Centre in line with best practice from the NMC, RCN, Boarding Schools’ Association (BSA) and Care Quality Commission. The successful candidate will have a professional nursing qualification and previous experience as a school nurse and of working as a general nurse and with children. .

Please download an application pack from our website ( or contact Louisa Butler via

Closing date: 9am, 5 January 2022. Due to the need to appoint quickly we reserve the right to interview and appoint at any stage of the process.

Roedean is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants

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