Job Description

Queenswood is a highly successful GSA, BSA, HMC Boarding and Day School for approximately 480 girls aged 11-18, set in beautiful Hertfordshire countryside close to London.

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and well-qualified Lead Nurse for our Medical Centre. This is a permanent, full-time position (37.5 hours per week), working during term time only. The successful applicant will be RGN Qualified and practice nurse/School nurse experience would be beneficial. You will head up the Medical Centre and be a personable and motivated leader for the rest of our medical staff, in order to support the students with their health and wellbeing.

Your responsibilities will include:

  •  Provide emergency treatment for pupils and staff as required.
  • Assessment of girls and provide nursing care as necessary.
  • Assist in the running of regular surgeries throughout the day.
  • Provide ongoing nursing care and regular assessment of unwell girls admitted to the Medical Centre.

Our benefits package include:

  • a generous and flexible pension scheme
  • free lunch and refreshments
  • ample parking
  • use of school grounds and facilities

Salary range £37,000 – £39,000 p.a.

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Apply immediately as applications will be considered upon receipt. 


This role carries a high level of safeguarding responsibilities. Full safeguarding checks will be carried out on the successful applicant. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

Queenswood is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and all applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.


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