Registered Nurse, Peterborough

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Oundle SchoolPeterborough

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Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £31,220 FTE
Contract term: Permanent

160 hours over a 4-week period, averaging 40 hours per week

33 weeks per annum - term time only (equivalent to AfC Band 6)

Oundle School is one of the country’s premier co-educational boarding and day schools. The School is spread throughout the historic town of Oundle, which is situated approximately 12 miles from Peterborough.  A boarding school provides a unique and varied working environment.

We are seeking either paediatric or adult-trained registered nurses to join an established Health Care team on a full or part-time basis. Full-time hours are 160 hours over a 4-week period averaging 40 hours per week.

The Health Centre provides medical care and health services to boarders and day pupils across the School and a limited service to staff and visiting pupils; it is integral to the health and wellbeing of pupils. The School Doctors operate GP surgeries for the boarders (under the NHS) at the School Health Centre. 

Registered Nurses provide a range of health services, including nurse-led clinics, sports day emergency treatment, overnight provision and advice on health-related matters. They work closely with the rest of pastoral team to ensure the medical wellbeing of our pupils. Other services at the Health Centre include a Nurse Practitioner, School Wellbeing Service and a visiting Physiotherapist. 

Term time is 33 weeks per annum, therefore the successful candidate will enjoy lengthy holiday periods.  Both full-time and part-time roles will be considered, with hours to be discussed at interview. In addition to the contracted hours you will work 15 “floating” hours over the year, for requirements such as training.  

Salary £31,220 FTE - equivalent to AfC Band 6. As this role is to work term time only, salary for a full-time role (i.e. average 40.45 hours per week, 33 weeks) is £22,446 pro rata.

Applicants must be a Registered Nurse with a valid NMC registration PIN and evidence of continuing education within the nursing sector.

For full details including a job description and application form, visit the School website at

Closing and interview dates to be confirmed. Interested parties are advised to apply as soon as possible.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. You will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Oundle School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Oundle, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE8 4GH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1832 277112
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Oundle School is a co-educational independent boarding and day school based in Northamptonshire for students aged 11-18. 

Oundle School was established in 1556. It is run as a charitable trust and is administered by a governing body, which inclu...