Senior College Nurse
SENIOR COLLEGE NURSE
Concord College is England’s premier co-educational international boarding school, set in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, with 598 students aged 13-19.
We wish to appoint a Senior College Nurse to lead and work as part of a team of six nurses and two part-time healthcare assistants who assist in promoting health and well-being and providing the highest possible standard of medical and pastoral care for our students.
We are seeking a registered nurse with a nursing degree and experience in primary care and treatment of minor injuries and minor illnesses. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to relate to, communicate with and care for young people of all nationalities and religions are essential, as are strong leadership skills and the ability to deliver a complete medical service to very high standards. Previous experience at management/supervisory level is essential plus experience of boarding school nursing or children’s nursing is desirable. A full clean driving licence is also essential.
Concord College is a vibrant community where we strive to achieve the highest standards possible in all areas. This vacancy provides an opportunity for an experienced clinician to contribute to our future success.
Salary within NHS Band 6 /7, dependent on skills, experience and qualifications.
In addition to a competitive salary, other benefits include the provision of a meal when on duty, a defined contribution pension scheme, income protection and life assurance schemes.
Closing date for applications is midday Thursday 28 March 2019
Please note CVs will only be accepted if submitted with a fully completed and detailed application form.
Concord College, Acton Burnell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 7PF.
Concord College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Child protection screening is undertaken which includes checks with previous employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.