Senior School Nurse

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
Smith Street, Rochdale
£35,392 to £42,618 a year pro rata
Closing date
4 Jun 2023

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Nurse, Community nurse, School nurse
Band 6
Contract Type
Part Time
Job summary

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior School Nurse to join our developing, enthusiastic and dynamic School Nursing team.

You will be offered an induction programme, mentorship and a supportive environment, in which to work. There is also a commitment to supporting staff through appraisal and personal development programmes and continuing professional development

If you are an innovative, flexible, team player apply today to join a team where you can make an impact on children's and family's lives as well as further your professional and personal skills.

Main duties of the job

You will take a leadership role in the delivery of high quality service provision that promotes and improves school health and addresses inequalities.

Working in collaboration with the Team Leader you will provide clinical leadership and supervision within a skill mixed team to facilitate a culture of learning and reflective practice.

About us

Rochdale Care Organisation is part of the Northern Care Alliance, one of the largest NHS organisations in the country. A place destined to be different. Rochdale puts co-operation and co-design at the forefront of its health and social care. This is the place with community based integrated care at its heart. Rochdale Infirmary, and the adult and children's community services across Heywood Middleton and Rochdale, consists of professionals from health, social and voluntary sectors. A place leading the way in life-enhancing, integrated care.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will Work within a skill mixed team to facilitate a culture of learning and reflective practice, as well as building positive working relationships with other service providers.

To read more information about the advertised role, and the main job duties/responsibilities please open the Job Description and Person Specification located under the supporting documents heading. You can also read more information about working at the Northern Care Alliance within the attached Candidate Information Pack or by visiting our careers website:

If you are an International Nurse without a current NMC PIN, please do not apply for this role. To find out more about the current international nursing opportunities available to you here at the NCA, please contact

Person Specification



  • Current NMC registration
  • Evidence of relevant continuing professional development
  • Specialist Practitioner qualification


  • RSCN /RN Child.
  • Evidence of study at masters level
  • Evidence of leadership CPD



  • Previous experience of working with children, young people and families within a community setting.
  • Previous experience of working at a senior level.



  • Knowledge of the public health, education and social care agenda.
  • Knowledge of appropriate legislation and government policy in relation to children and young people and community settings.
  • Awareness of DFE policy and Guidance.

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