Lead School Nurse - Framlingham College

We require qualified NMC Registered Nurses to join our busy school Medical Centre.


There is the opportunity to grow and develop a forward thinking, outstanding medical provision for our pupils.

The successful candidate will respond to pupil health issues that arise, carrying out vaccination programmes, offering advice to pupils and staff, liaising with other medical professionals and parents as well providing medical support at sporting fixtures. Experience in A&E, practice or paediatric nursing would be an advantage though not essential. The position will involve providing first-line day and on-call overnight medical cover to pupils. Various shifts are available and may include some on-call shifts. On-call shifts can be worked from home if you live within a 20-mile radius of the schools.

The role is working term time (33 weeks) plus two weeks during school holidays for admin/training. The school operates its own pay scale for Nurses and salaries are competitive. An additional allowance will be payable for the role of “Lead Nurse”.

If you require further information about the role and working arrangements, please email a member of the HR team on recruitment@framlinghamcollege.co.uk.

We offer a supportive working environment as well as free meals while on duty when the kitchen is operational. We also offer several other benefits including contributory pension scheme and complimentary membership of our Sports Centre.

Key Information

  • Required: As soon as possible
  • Employment Location: Framlingham College Prep and Senior School
  • Closing Date: Midday Monday 10 January 2022
  • Interviews Week Commencing: Monday 17 January 2022

About Us

Framlingham College is a co-educational boarding and day school which comprises the Prep School, in the beautiful surroundings of Brandeston Hall, and the Senior School which is set in stunning surroundings in the market town of Framlingham. Curiosity and inquiry are at the heart of a vibrant learning culture and at Framlingham College we believe that every child should experience the joy that is to be found in learning. A Framlingham College education aims to nurture essential skills and habits – adaptability, teamwork and good decision-making for example – by weaving them into the curriculum. We are determined to prepare our young people for their adult world.

Recruitment Pack

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role together with an application form. Applications will only be accepted by application form. Completed application forms are to be emailed to recruitment@framlinghamcollege.co.uk before the closing date, posted to:

The Human Resources Department
Framlingham College
College Road
IP13 9EY

or alternatively, upload your application form, cover letter and CV by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button.

We welcome all applications, especially from independent thinkers, creative minds and inspirational people. We very much look forward to receiving your application.

Framlingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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