Staff Nurse

Contract type: Permanent 

Hours: 24 hours per week, includes long days, night working and weekends as this service is provided 24/7 during term time

Salary: Dependent on experience

Anticipated start date: 1st September 2024

Closing date: 12th July 2024

Location: Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

Purpose of the Job:

  • To provide support to the senior nurses ensuring the highest standard of nursing care.
  • To ensure an on-going welcoming, caring and safe environment is provided for the students.
  • To maintain good relationship with school houses and medical centre and attend regular meetings.

Please read through the full Job Description here

The Stowe Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, the Disclosure and Barring Service and an online background check with our 3rd party provider SP-Index.

Date agreed: July 2024

Person Specification

The selection of candidates for short-listing will be based on this specification and candidates should bear this in mind when preparing their application and completing the application form:

Attributes

Essential

Desirable

Qualifications

  • Registered Nurse 

  • Willing to undertake further formal training as required 

  • Teaching qualification  

Specialist Skills & Experience 

  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing in an effective way 

  • Ability to work under direction of Senior Staff as well as on own initiative 

  • To be flexible in approach and contribute fully within a team environment 

  • Contribute to team development and skills sharing 

  • Knowledge of Safeguarding Procedures 

  • Basic IT skills 

  • Be able to demonstrate post registration experience 

  • Experience of working within a MDT 

  • Evidence of a developing skill base eg. Venepuncture 

  • Evidence of professional updating 

  • Counselling skills 

  • Sports Injury Management 

  • Vaccination certificate 

  • Previous experience of working with 13–19-year-olds 

  • A&E/Primary Care experience 

Personal Qualities

  • Able to work the necessary shifts to meet the needs of the service 

  • A committed interest in working with school aged children and young people and in providing a professional and caring service to the school 

  • Excellent clinical, communication and team working skills 

  • Car driver/owner 

To apply now, please download the application form for this job here.We look forward to receiving your application.