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School Nurse

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
Heywood Middleton and Rochdale
Depending on experience pro rata
Closing date
26 Nov 2023

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Nurse, Community nurse, School nurse
Band 5
Contract Type
Part Time
We are currently looking to recruit a qualified 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

The Northern Care Alliance (NCA) is one of the largest NHS organisations in the country. Launched in April 2017, the NCA serves over one million people across Greater Manchester and employs over 19,000 healthcare professionals across Bury, Rochdale, Salford and Oldham. The sheer size, scale and potential of our combined service is huge. At the NCA, we can offer groupwide, flexible multi-site opportunities, as part of our connected, integrated and engaged team. We believe in saving and improving lives and are passionate about driving forward significant improvements to the provision of safe, high-quality integrated health and social care to our local community. If you share our vision, take your place with us.

About us

Rochdale Care Organisation is part of the Northern Care Alliance, one of the largest NHS organisations in the country. Rated as 'outstanding' by the Care Quality Commission. Supported by our community services in Rochdale, a mix of professionals from health, social and voluntary sectors, Rochdale exemplifies the benefits of a joined up approach to health and social care.

Job description

Job responsibilities

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
  • Experience of working with Families and Children
  • Experience of delievering Public Health messages and health promotion
  • Knowledged of the Public Health, Social Care and Education agenda


  • RSCN/RN (Child Branch)
  • Evidence of post qualification study and professional development
  • Community experience

Skills and Abilities


  • Good Interpersonal Skills
  • Good awareness of the role of the School Nursing Service
  • Abilty to work flexibly and under pressure
  • Abilty to work autonimously
  • Demonstrate the understanding of team working
  • Be a car user


  • Relevent post registration studies
  • Abilty to work within a changing environment

Employer details

Employer name

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust


Rochdale Care Organisation

Heywood Middleton and Rochdale

Heywood Middleton and Rochdale

M24 1AY

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