Senior Nursing Officer – RGN Level 1, Horsham

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Christ's Hospital SchoolHorsham
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Christ’s Hospital epitomises the transformative power of education. Situated on a majestic campus in 1,200 acres of rolling Sussex countryside, but with close ongoing links with the City of London, the School offers a first-class independent boarding education to children with academic potential from all walks of life.

We require a Senior Nursing Officer to take responsibility for the efficient, effective and sympathetic running of the Medical Centre and associated medical services. 

The role operates on a shift system, providing a first-class service within Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) guidelines to pupils, members of staff and visitors to the Medical Centre, working term-time only.

Working hours are approximately 46.5 hours per week, according to service needs. Accommodation is provided as the SNO will be required to be on-call or contactable throughout term-time. 

Candidates will need to be flexible, with good communication skills and the confidence to manage a team of professionals. Experience of working at senior level and managing other professionals is essential, experience of working in a school is desirable.

In return we offer a salary equating to RCN Band 8A, plus other benefits including a stakeholder pension and uniform allowance.

For further information and to apply please download an application pack from our website:

Closing date: 9am, Wednesday 25 April 2018.

Interview date: Thursday 3 May 2018.

Christ’s Hospital is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service). More details on the disclosure process can be found on

Christ’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Registered Charity No. 1120090.

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