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School Educator Nurse

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
£35,392 to £42,618 Pro rata/per annum
Closing date
25 May 2024

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Nurse, Community nurse, School nurse
Band 6
Contract Type
Part Time
15 hours per week

Working within the Special School Nursing Team the School Educator Nurse will be responsible for Delivering training for staff/carers/ teachers/ ensuring they have the correct competencies to care for children who attend both special and mainstream schools with complex medical needs.

Main duties of the job

The post holder is expected to deliver training for teaching assistants, teachers, carers within school/ early education settings for children with complex medical needs
  • provide training programmes
  • sign off/ review staff competencies
  • write care plans
  • ongoing support to Schools

About us

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust (TRFT) is a combined acute and community Trust serving our local population of around 270,000 people. Our vision is to always act the right way and be proud to provide exceptional healthcare to the communities of Rotherham.

As a Trust we are on a journey to excellence and our people and culture are at the heart of everything we do for patients. In the latest NHS Staff Survey, we are the second most improved Trust in England for would you recommend the Trust as a place to work?, and were one of the most improved for staff engagement overall.

But dont just take our word for it each year hundreds of colleagues receive nominations for our Excellence and Proud awards, showcasing our brilliant people and recognising their achievements. Our people make a difference to the lives of patients every day and we are proud of the improvements we are making.

All of our 5,100 colleagues are key to our improvement journey, and we are continuing to improve our services by upholding the Trusts values of Ambitious, Caring and Together. If you are passionate about making a difference, then please apply to join us on our journey to excellence.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached the job description and person specification for the full details about the role and the responsibilities.

Person Specification



  • RN-child/ RN-LD
  • Evidence of continuous professional development
  • Current level one NMC registration
  • Relevant learning beyond registration


  • Willingness to undertake further training



  • Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Experience of working with children



  • Demonstrates an awareness of School Nursing, the public health agenda and Primary Care
  • Demonstrates an understanding of research and audit processes
  • Understanding of National and Local drivers and directions that relate to measuring and improving the quality and safety of patient care


  • Demonstrate an understanding of the new EHC process

Employer details

Employer name

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust


The Rotherham Nhs Foundation Trust

Moorgate Road


South Yorkshire

S60 2UD

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