School Nurse - Full Time, term time only, Wiltshire

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St Mary's CalneWiltshire

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Start date: April 2018 or as available
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive, St Mary's own salary scale.
Contract term: Permanent


St. Mary’s is an independent boarding and day school of approximately 350 girls aged 11-18, with a very strong academic reputation.  Almost all of the girls go on to university, several to Oxbridge, to read a wide variety of subjects.

Lessons finish at 5.30pm (and 11.55am Saturday morning) and all girls have access to a wide range of activities in evenings and at weekends. We pride ourselves on the quality of our pastoral care and our focus on individual needs.

We have an opportunity for an experienced and suitably qualified nurse to join our dedicated, friendly medical staff in the Health Centre of a busy boarding school.  The successful applicant will have the ability to relate well with pupils, parents and outside agencies; demonstrate high levels of confidentiality and have a professional outlook. 

 As part of the Health Centre team, the School Nurse is directly responsible to the Clinical Lead for the health and physical welfare of all the girls in the school and the successful candidate will provide a clinically effective, high quality service of care to pupils and first aid care to all members of the school community.  

Nurses currently work on a weekly shift system.   This post is offered on a term time only basis (35 weeks per year), 40 hours per week and will involve a variety of shifts including early, late, overnight and weekends.

Full Job Description

For more details or to apply please see the school's vacancies page

To contact us: or 01249 857300

St Mary’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils. Due to the nature of the work involved, the successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 19th March 2018

Interview date: Wednesday 21st March 2018

St Mary’s Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 0DF

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More about St Mary's Calne
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 0DF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1249 857200
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St Mary’s Calne is an independent boarding and day school for girls aged 11-18, a happy, purposeful and flourishing community of around 350 pupils with a 80% to 20% boarding to day ratio. 

Founded in 1873, the school has been providing an outsta...