School Staff Nurse (Warwickshire) - Now closed

School Staff Nurse

Warwickshire School Health & Wellbeing Service

£22,660 - £29,870 p.a.

Full-time (37 hrs), all year round - based at Rugby

Ref: 044/18

Applications for part time hours and job share will be considered

Are you a nurse who wants to make a difference to the lives of children, young people and their families across Warwickshire? If so, then we need you to help us deliver a dynamic and innovative School Health & Wellbeing Service.

The Opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated School Staff Nurse to join our Warwickshire School Health & Wellbeing Service.

About us

Compass works in communities currently within the Midlands, Yorkshire and London providing innovative and integrated health and wellbeing services for children, young people and adults. Our Specialist directorate is made up of pioneering risk taking behaviour and early help services for vulnerable children and young people/adults, and specialist substance misuse services for young people and adults. Our Universal and Targeted directorate provides transformational school aged healthy child programmes and prevention services. Over the past 5 years our portfolio has undergone significant expansion to deliver services that focus on a broader lifestyles agenda – substance misuse, sexual health, mental health and emotional wellbeing, and healthy relationships.

About the role

You will be based from our Rugby hub which operates across the Rugby, Leamington Spa and Warwick area. You will work from a variety of settings including schools, partner agencies, children’s centres and homes. You will be required to work flexibly and creatively to best engage and meet the diverse health needs of the school aged population.

The Person

You will be an active member of the team working to deliver the Healthy Child Programme (5-19) within a locality and support a skill mix team to enable the efficient and effective delivery of the School Health and Wellbeing Service.

There will be a requirement for you to work independently and autonomously, to manage your own workload within a corporate caseload. There will also be a requirement to carry out some early evening and weekend working based on evidenced need.

The Benefits

Working hours Mon – Fri, 37 hours per week with some early evening and weekend working • Generous annual leave • Employee assistance programme and OH service • Eye tests for VDU users • Excellent learning & development opportunities and career progression • Generous contributory pension scheme

For an informal conversation about the role, please contact Jane Wild, Team Leader on 03300 245 204 option 1 or email Jane.wild@compass-uk.org

Please send completed application and equality forms to: recruitment@compass-uk.org

Closing date:  Sunday 28th October

Interviews: Friday 16th November

Compass is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults and you should share our commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We value diversity at Compass and welcome applications from all sections of the community.