Job Description

Roedean is an extraordinary school, sitting within the South Downs National Park and overlooking the English Channel.  It is not just the location, but our reputation for excellence in pastoral care, our strong academic focus, and our genuine belief in the importance of creativity and an all-round education, that makes Roedean unique.

We are seeking a remarkable and visionary person to join our team. You will be experienced and well qualified but most importantly, you will have the girls’ aspirations and welfare at the heart of your vision. We are seeking someone who values kindness and generosity, who can build transformational relationships and who wants to make a difference to every individual, as an individual.

The successful candidate will provide a clinically effective, high quality service of nursing care to pupils and first aid care to all members of the school community and support the Deputy Head, Pastoral with the strategic development of the Health Centre in line with best practice from the NMC, RCN, Boarding Schools’ Association (BSA) and Care Quality Commission.  The successful candidate will have a professional nursing qualification and NMC registration.  Previous experience as a practice nurse, children’s nurse or as an A&E nurse would be preferable.

We welcome your interest in being part of our journey at a time of continued development, and with the recent arrival of Niamh Green as Head.

Roedean is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

Please download an application pack from our website ( or contact Louisa Butler, via  Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date:  9am, 6 November 2023.  Due to the need to appoint quickly we reserve the right to interview and appoint at any stage of the process.