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School Nurse

Job Reference: 779-HS-1537520

Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust
School Nursing
Heart of Hounslow, Hounslow
£32,257.50 - £41,308 pa incl HACS

Who we are

At HRCH, we only want to provide the type of outstanding care that we would recommend to our family and friends.

We provide community healthcare and urgent treatment services for over 515,000 people living across the London boroughs of Hounslow and Richmond-Upon-Thames.

In the latest NHS Staff Survey results for community trusts, we had the highest percentage of staff in the country who felt their role made a difference to patients. We also had top scores for satisfaction with the quality of care staff can deliver.

In 2018 we were named ‘Best Place to Work for Employee Satisfaction’ by the Nursing Times and won the HSJ Workforce Award.

Our job is all about people and we believe that staff who feel valued and supported deliver better outcomes for our patients, so we invest in our people and their ideas.

With some of the best career development, staff wellbeing and flexible working opportunities around, you will be well looked after so that you can make a positive difference to the lives of people in our community.

School Nurse (Band 6) School Nursing– LB Hounslow


There is a fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic and innovative SCPHN School nurse to join our friendly, supportive 0-19 team in West London.




We work with families in one of the most diverse boroughs in London to give children the best possible start in life by providing the most up-to-date evidence based support.




You will lead the delivery of the national 5-19 years Healthy Child programme across Hounslow with a skill mix team, working closely with partners, such as Schools, GPs, and social care providing seamless care to the children of Hounslow. You’ll also have an important role in recognising and protecting vulnerable children.




In return, we’ll provide you with a comprehensive package of training and professional development, including regular supervision, weekly practice development sessions, and training in Lancaster Model and TLM, an on-line screening assessment tool delivered universally as part of Healthy child programme.




We also provide corporate leadership and mentorship training as well as an excellent preceptorship package for all newly qualified nurses. We are happy to fund your DBS check as part of our recruitment process






Looking after you




We are committed to staff health and wellbeing - providing staff with an environment and opportunities that encourage and enable them to lead healthy lives and make choices that support their wellbeing e.g. Subsidised Yoga Classes




HRCH was ranked as the top community trust in England for the number of staff who would recommend it as a place to work in the NHS Staff Survey 2017/18.




We also have the highest percentage of colleagues who feel their role makes a difference to patients. When you join our team, you’ll have the opportunity to touch people’s lives every day in their own community.




Hounslow’s diverse population and high level of need makes this an incredibly stimulating and rewarding environment to work in, particularly for someone who has recently qualified. There is no better feeling than knowing you have helped to make a positive difference to someone’s life – and we’d love you to join us.



For further details / informal visits contact:



Patricia West, Clinical Service Manager 07940462593

The closing date given is a guide only. There may be occasions where we have to close a vacancy once a sufficient amount of applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third-party recruitment system (TRAC Recruitment System). All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post, you are agreeing to Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are appointed to a post information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system. The Trust will comply with its obligations under the GDPR and other data protection legislation.

Please note that this post is subject to a 3 month probationary period. If you currently hold a contract of employment with Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare Trust, this will not apply.

Hounslow & Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust uses identification scanning technology to confirm the authenticity of key documents such as Passports, Driving Licenses etc. It is a condition of appointment that all prospective employees of HRCH have their original documents verified using this technology.

Hounslow & Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust is committed to being an equal opportunities employer. We aim to be a representative organisation with regards to age, disability, ethnicity, gender, beliefs and sexual orientation and are fully committed to equality, diversity and human rights and encourage applications from all sections of the community including users of mental health services.


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.

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