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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/11/2020.

Band 5 School nurse Special School nursing Service

Job Reference: 074-A-20-10440

CSH Surrey
Woodlands School, Fortyfoot Road, Leatherhead, Surrey
£24,907 - £30,615 + 5% per annum pro rota

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy.

CSH Surrey are part of the NHS and are Surrey’s largest and longest established NHS community services provider, so our 1500+ employees get NHS pay and pensions, and also receive the Fringe ‘High Cost Allowance’ of 5%.

Our staff enjoy excellent training and development opportunities, including the care certificate, apprenticeships, numeracy and literacy courses, access to the Nursing Associate programme, and a wide variety of management and leadership courses and programmes.

We CARE about our staff though through our values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence. Our active employee council called The Voice, elect employee representatives to ensure colleagues' voices are heard at Board level.

Click the link in the box CSH Surrey - A great place to work and read everything you need to know about joining our unique organisation and click the iWantGreatCare link to read our patient feedback.

If you are a passionate, person-focused individual then apply to join CSH Surrey today!

Band 5 School Nurse Special School Nursing Service

Are you a qualified (children's, Learning disability or adult) nurse looking for an exciting role to support the special school nursing team based at Woodlands School in Leatherhead , Surrey for pupils aged 2 -19 years who have severe learning disabillity with additional health needs?

Our Nursing Service works with education staff so they are supported to enable the children and young people to safely attend school irrespective of their additional health needs. We ask that the ideal candidate has experience of working with children with special needs and has a passion for working with children to help them develop and grow.

Hours: 22.5 hours per week over 3 days, term time only

Start date:From January 2021.

Please refer to the full Job description for information regarding the key responsibilities of this role that includes;

• Responding to medical emergencies

• Training educational staff in nursing procedures including gastrostomy, ventilation

• Medication management

• Attending multi agency meetings

• Care planning

Nurse led clinics

If you are interested in joining our dedicated and highly motivated team of Special School Nurses/Assistant Practitioners who work within the 8 severe learning disability schools across Surrey within this service we would be very happy to hear from you!

Please refer to job description for further details regarding this post.

Please contact Avril Bembridge Clinical Team Lead for Special School Nursing Service Surrey on 07970 939105 should you wish to discuss further.

Here at CSH Surrey we are proud to have a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve.

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