Band 5 School Nurse

A brilliant new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Band 5 School Nurse to join as part of the Wiltshire wide School Nursing Team.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

Working within the Highpost Team, covering Salisbury and surrounding area, you will be part a team of other Staff Nurses and School Health Support Workers, led by Specialist Community Public Health School Nurses.

You will work closely with other SCPHN's, Schools, and all other community services supporting the 0-19 population, such as Health Visitors, Community Nursery Nurses, Speech and Language Therapists, and Community Paediatricians


*To be considered for this position you must hold a current active NMC Pin



As a Nurse your key duties include:

  • Plan and deliver work in line with the Healthy Child Programme to Children, Young People, and their Families, supporting their physical, mental and emotional health

  • Advocate for Children/Young People and their families

  • Carry out Individual Health Needs Assessments for vulnerable and Looked After Children

  • Manage an allocated caseload to deliver universal health promotion, and enhanced services to address identified needs of individuals and communities, including safeguarding

  • Work in partnership with other agencies to empower and support Children and Young People to reach their potential

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • You will possess an enthusiasm to improve outcomes for children, excellent organisational and time management skills

  • Strong communication skills and a flexible approach will ensure you deliver positive experiences to children and families at every stage of their healthcare journey

  • Experience of working in a community setting, and an ability to relate positively to children and young people of all ages is beneficial

  • You will also need to be confident using IT systems and be able to demonstrate working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages i.e.

    Outlook, Word, and Excel

The successful Nurse will receive an excellent salary of £31,534 per annum.

This exciting position is a Part Time role.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • NHS Pension

  • Flexible working to provide you with that true work/life balance

  • Access to Reward Gateway - our staff benefits scheme which grants you access to premium offers and discounts on practical spending at national supermarkets and well known retailers as well as special treats like Virgin Experience Days and Leisure Vouchers

  • Access to our free well-being serviceavailable 24/7/365 online and by telephone including; counsellors, post trauma incident support, legal, debt and practical life management helpline, guided self-help, telephonic career coaching and monthly well-being newsletters

  • Access to a range of courses and e-learning to develop further skills

Reference ID: 5311

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

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