37.5 hours per week, 8.30am - 4.30pm, Monday to Friday
39 weeks per year (term time plus inset days)
For April 2020, we are seeking to appoint an approachable, caring and organised person to join our team in the pivotal role of School Matron.
This role will require applicants to assess the medical and welfare needs of students and staff, and administer front-line First Aid.
You will ensure that pupils with ongoing medical needs are supported in school in line with their Individual Health Care Plans, administer approved medication to students and maintain records and reports, including those for statutory requirements. You will also be responsible for monitoring absence follow up and lateness management of students.
Dr Challoner’s has 1350 students, of which 420 are in the co-educational Sixth Form. The school was inspected in November 2019 and is only the third mainstream secondary school in the country to be judged Outstanding in a full section 5 inspection under the new Education Inspection Framework. It is regarded as one of the leading grammar schools in the country.
Applicants must hold a full First Aid certificate as a minimum requirement; applications from Registered Nurses will be welcomed. Relevant experience of working in a similar environment is desirable.
To apply for the post, please email a completed application form to Alison McAloon (Head’s PA & HR Officer). Email: email@example.com
Closing date: Midday on Monday, 27 January 2020.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
Dr Challoner’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.