Academy Nurse/First Aider

Ormiston Venture Academy
Great Yarmouth
Permanent, part-time. 14 hours per week (8am to 3.30pm), 2 days per week. Term Time +1 week.
Salary/salary scale: 
Scale E (£18,870 – £20,541 pro-rata) to Scale G (£23,866 to £25,463 pro-rata) depending on level of experience.
Closing date: 
16th Jan 2019, 12:00 pm
Interview date(s): 
Week commencing 21st Jan 2019

Ormiston Venture Academy is an outstanding academy (Ofsted May 2013) where the contributions and aspirations of students and staff alike valued. We have a culture of collaboration and are wholly committed to the developments of our staff to ensure you have access to the best professional opportunities through both the Ignite Teaching School and out partnerships beyond Venture.

By joining Venture, you are becoming a part of a national academy trust while maintaining a clear focus on working closely with our local community to ensure we are moulding the young people of the future.

The Academy Nurse/First Aider is responsible for:

  • Working with the Principal in assessing the health needs of the whole academy community and developing a development plan and contributing to appropriate policies
  • The provision of high quality health and welfare services including co-ordinating immunisation programmes
  • Providing advice for parents/carers and academy staff on childhood illnesses and the management and control of infectious diseases
  • Providing training for academy staff to support children with healthcare needs e.g. asthma, diabetes, epilepsy etc
  • Contributing to the PSHE curriculum including in participating in lessons and assemblies
  • Promoting good parenting skills by helping and supporting parents/carers
  • Supporting and encouraging the academy’s ethos and its objectives, policies and procedures

For an informal discussion, call the HR department on 01493 662 966.

Ormiston Venture Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Ormiston Venture Academy is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

"Supporting individuals and providing opportunities for people across their career" – Investors in People, April 2016.

How to apply: 

Please contact HR for an appointment or to request an application pack on