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Band 5 - Special School Nurse Brooklands school Reigate

Job Reference: 074-A-21-16598

CSH Surrey
Reigate, Surrey
£25,655 - £31,534 + 5% HCA pro rata per annum

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Band 5 School nurse, Brooklands Special School, Reigate Surrey.

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 Brooklands special school Reigate for pupils aged 2 -11 years who have severe learning disability 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 helping improve better health outcomes for children and their families.

Hours: 30 hours per week over 4 days (08:30 – 16:30) term time only

Start date: 01/11/21 but there is capacity to be able to start earlier.

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

  • 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 forfull details.

Please contact Avril Bembridge Clinical Team Lead for Special School Nursing Service Surrey for further information or to arrange a visit on 07970 939105

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