Tell us whether you accept cookies

We use cookies to collect information about how you use the NHS Jobs website. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible.

Return to search

NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 31/08/2020.

Seasonal Flu Immunisation Nurse- West Hertfordshire

Job Reference: J303-A-20-0579

Vaccination UK Ltd
Hemel Base
£20 ph Inclusive

SEASONAL FLU IMMUNISERS (SCHOOLS) REQUIRED (Term Time Only) Full time and Part time positions available

STARTING DATE:STARTING DATE: Mid September - 18th December 2020

Office Base: Hemel

Location: West Hertfordshire -Hemel. Tring, Berkhampsted, Watford, Rickmansworth, Radlet, Bushey, Borehamwood and St Albans

Salary: Excellent rates of pay£20 per hour Inclusive of Holiday pay

We have a great opportunity to join our school immunisation teams to make a difference to child health in this area. VUK provide Nasal Flu (Fluenz) to schools in the West Hertfordshire area -Hemel. Tring, Berkhampsted, Watford, Rickmansworth, Radlet, Bushey, Borehamwood and St Albans

The service will primarily be delivered on-site in schools for children in primary but due to the pandemic situation, we will also be delivering these immunisations in community clinic settings.

This will be on a bank contract from Mid September 2020 until 18th December 2020. The hours of work will be from 0830 until the end of the school day, or the immunisation session. You must be able to arrive on time and stay until finished.

You just need to provide us with your availability, and there is the opportunity to work up to 6 days per week to suit you. As a result of the type of work we do, a flexible approach to working is required. In return, we are offering a very competitive hourly rate, a friendly and supportive working environment.

If you are an RN with an interest in child health, and have experience in giving immunisations, ideally with a practice nurse, school nurse or community nursing background, we would love to hear from you.

We require you to have mandatory training in place which should include Safeguarding Children and Adults at level 2, FGM, Prevent and Immunisation Training. However, we can arrange this for you.

This post is subject to all training being completed or with a completion date set prior to starting. Without this training, you will not be able to undertake this role. We can provide training for any of these areas that are not currently in date, with prior notice.

Knowledge of Health and Safety issues is essential.

There will be substantial access to children; therefore, an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check will be required and sign up to the update service is part of our requirements.

Interviews will be held remotely on Zoom or Teams due COVID-19 social distancing measures.

To apply, please use the Apply Now link below.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

SAFERJobs To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs (, a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.