School Matron, Buckinghamshire

Expiring soon

Dr Challoner's Grammar SchoolBuckinghamshire

Date posted:
Start date: 20 April 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Range 4: £24,545-£26,571 / Range 5: £27,055-£29,387 Pro Rata (Actual Salary: Range 4 £20,900-£22,625 / Range 5 £23,037-£25,023) - Depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent

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: 

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.

More about Dr Challoner's Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Chesham Road, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP6 5HA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1494 787500
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10
employer gallery photo 11
employer gallery photo 12
employer gallery photo 13
employer gallery photo 14
employer gallery photo 15
employer gallery photo 16
employer gallery photo 17
employer gallery photo 18
employer gallery photo 19
employer gallery photo 20