School Nurse

Location: Lewisham, Greater London, England
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Teacher | Primary | SEN Support Jobs | SEN | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11315386
Salary: Excellent daily payrate
Job Published: 25 days ago
We are looking for a school nurse to work 5 days a week, at a Primary School in Lewisham.

You must be able to work at least 9am-2:30pm.

What's in it for you?

• London Living Wage paid into your account on a weekly basis (if worked that week)
• Ongoing support throughout your placement and beyond
• Guaranteed work for the next academic year
• Flexible working hours, excellent if you're a parent to be available for the AM and PM school run
• Recommend a friend incentive scheme earning up to £250 per person
• Able to work in a variety of nurseries and gain a wider range of experience


  • Relevant experience in either school nursing, A&E, paediatric nursing or as a practice nurse.
  • Experience working with children and families.
  • IT skills including experience using Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Working knowledge of safeguarding procedures and legislation. (e.g. Keeping Children Safe in Education)
  • Previous experience of delivering training (or willingness to do so) to adults and children in First Aid, epipen training and relationships & sex education.
  • Ability to work independently as sole qualified medical professional on site.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills especially with children.
  • Ability to demonstrate an understanding of school protocols and policies and the need for compliance.

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00.