A fully qualified School Nurse is available on site daily throughout the academic year. Her core role is to care for pupils who are injured or unwell, providing appropriate treatment and if necessary organising further medical management. The School Nurse builds strong communication links with parents, ensuring they are kept fully informed of their child’s care and arranging for the collection of their child from school when required.
In conjunction with the Head of Learning Support, pastoral team and academic staff, the nurse in closely involved in offering personalised care. The nurse also offers initial counselling and can advise and signpost students and parents to services that will provide specialist support.
The School in conjunction with the Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Primary Care Trusts provides a vaccination programme in line with government guidelines.
For further information, please contact Julia Parsons, School Nurse. Tel; 0116 2591985