School Nurse

(Grade R7, Scale Points 43-50. Salary: £27,766.54 - £30,602 per annum (FTE £32,815 – £36,166))
Location: St Dominic’s School, Hambledon, Surrey, GU8 4DX Hours: 37 hours per week, term-time only

Closing Date: 29/10/2018

Job Description

As well as undertaking routine and emergency nursing duties, you will support the Care and Education Teams in the planning and provision of health care for our students and pupils. You will be responsible for establishing a caring and supportive relationship with the children and young people, to promote and enable healthy lifestyle choices and ensure their complex health needs are fully met. You will also play a pivotal role in the School’s safeguarding team.

School Nurse Job Profile

Person Specification

The prospective staff nurse applicant should have a valid NMC registration number.

Further Information

St Dominic’s School is a special academy in Surrey and provides outstanding education for pupils aged 7-19 typically with a primary diagnosis of Speech Language & Communication Needs and/or Autistic Spectrum Condition. The school is located in the heart of the Surrey Hills, a few miles from the borders of Hampshire and West Sussex. It is easily accessible by road and by rail – being less than a mile from the main line station at Witley, with its frequent links to London Waterloo and Portsmouth.

St Dominic’s School is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a specialist Trust with 12 Academies and seven College Centres across London, Surrey and Sussex.

At St Dominic’s we believe passionately in a multi-disciplinary, ‘needs led’ approach to meeting each child’s and young person’s needs, resulting in carefully managed groupings, including specialist intervention work from our in house therapeutic team.

The school works closely in partnership with families, referring authorities and external agencies to coordinate the best possible education, care, guidance and support for its pupils and students.

Application Guidance

Please contact Alison Corbett, HR & Recruitment Administrator by phone 01428 684693 or email: for further information or to arrange a visit to the school

To apply, please send your completed application form to

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing Date: Monday 29th October 2018

Interview Date: w/c 5th November 2018

St Dominic’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.


My Son has made incredible progress emotionally and applies himself much better academically. The mentoring aspect is key to his progress.



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