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School Nurses needed!

Posted on the 2nd November 2015

Calling all School Nurses! If you are, or know a School Nurse who is looking for a new challenge, why not apply online to join one of HSJ"s top 100 best places to work in Healthcare; Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust.

The Trust is recruiting qualified School Nurses in East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen to join their exciting and busy team. The Children and Family Health Service at the Trust has been recognised for delivering innovative public health practice such as the School Health Needs Assessment and the use of tablets to enhance mobile working and visibility, so it"s a great time to join a fast paced friendly team. 

When asked why they work for Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust, School Nurses said: 

"The Trust is open to new ideas and they listen to their staff."
"We have great career development opportunities."
"We are well supported professionally and seen as a valued member of the team."
"There is a great variety of work; no two days are the same."

Lorraine Chadwick, Service Integration Manager at Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust said: 

"The Trust is one of the largest children and family networks in the country and our school nurses work within 0-19 teams so we provide a family based approach across all age groups. We are extremely proud of our School nurses and their dedication to providing high quality care to children and young people. We are looking forward to welcoming newly qualified or experienced school nurses to the Trust."

The service offers a wide range of benefits including flexible working, training and development programmes and mentorship. If you are interested or would like more information, please visit and search for job reference '351-CF569" or call Isobel Walton 07538 444851 for East Lancashire and search '351-CF570" or call Jayne Worden 07958609131 for Blackburn with Darwen.