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School Nurse - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy, Swanley

  • Ref:KCC207-7164-123S
  • Posted:29/11/2023
  • Pay:From £38,642
  • Start Date:January 2024
  • App Close Date:31/12/2023 at 23:45
  • Interviews:Wednesday 10th January 2024

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School Nurse Vacancy

To start as soon as possible

NJC Scale P02 Pt 28 to P03 Pt 35 – (in line with NHS Agenda for Change Bands 6).

We have 1 x vacancy for 42.5 hours a week for 41 weeks in a year, salary starts from £38,642.00 Including Outer Fringe Allowance of £724.00

Do you have what it takes to make a difference to the lives of our students?

This is an exciting opportunity in a relatively new and growing residential special school academy.

We are looking to appoint an experienced and passionate Nurse (school experience not essential)

Passionate about working with vulnerable children and young persons.

Is enthusiastic and flexible in their working practice.

Will work effectively as part of the whole school team.

Parkwood Hall is a residential and day school for pupils aged 8-19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and language difficulties.  We are passionate about our Co-operative values of self-help, self- responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity.

Parkwood Hall aims to provide an outstanding and supportive learning environment which challenges students to achieve success. The core learning values, which are at the centre of the curriculum, focus upon developing the student’s resilience and ability to make informed life choices.

We are looking to appoint an experienced and compassionate nurse to join our dedicated and friendly school, to work to deliver the best possible medical care for our pupils and staff on a daily basis. This is a varied and challenging post which would suit a Registered General Nurse who loves working with children and will have experience either within a school environment or working with children and young people. This role is to provide not only medical care, administering medication, but also to provide key support to residential and day staff to meet the needs of the students. This role is term time only and salary will be based on qualification and experience.

In return, we offer a supportive team, employer who invests in training and development, health cash benefit which offers a great range of alternative therapies, discounted gym membership. Free hot drinks and snacks in a recently refurbished comfortable staff room. We offer the LGPS pension scheme, free parking. We are based at a beautiful Victorian building. 

Application forms and further information requested from contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk or can be found on the school website at www.parkwoodhall.co.uk/53/vacancies.

Parkwood Hall Co-operative Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our Candidate Privacy notice can be found on our website.

We welcome applicants from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or religion. This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and an enhanced DBS Disclosure is required. 

Closing date: Midnight Sunday 31st December 2023                                            

Interview date: Wednesday 10th January 2024

Information about the school

Parkwood Hall is a residential and day school for pupils aged 8-19 years with moderate to severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and language difficulties. We are passionate about our Co-operative values of self-help, self- responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity.

Parkwood Hall aims to provide an outstanding and supportive learning environment which challenges students to achieve success. The core learning values, which are at the centre of the curriculum, focus upon developing the student’s resilience and ability to make informed life choices.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Saimah Iram
  • Address:Parkwood Hall, Beechenlea Lane, Swanley, Kent, BR8 8DR
  • Telephone: 01322 664441
  • Email: contact@parkwoodhall.co.uk

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.