First Aid Lead

Hove, East Sussex
£18,267 - £20,168
11 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Blatchington Mill School is seeking to recruit to this important role in our successful and oversubscribed school.  The First Aid Lead is a vital individual in the caring environment that we maintain at our school, they play an instrumental part in embedding a strong culture of health and safety.

You would ideally have some experience in a school or similar environment and be able to demonstrate a good understanding and robust practice in planning and performing first aid.

The First Aid Lead coordinates the provision across this busy and dynamic school organising training in order to meet the needs of our diverse student body.  You will have good communication skills and will be well organised with the ability to remain calm under pressure and to work with students, their families and colleagues from within the school and outside agencies.

This role is also responsible for reporting and monitoring accidents and incidents, organising vaccination programmes and working with teaching colleagues to encourage students to care for themselves and others.

If you are interested in applying for this role please complete and return an application form by the closing date.

Please note that CVs alone cannot be considered, all applicants need to complete a school application form.

Salary: Actual Salary Range £18,267 - £20,168

Hours: 37 hrs pw, term-time (work 39 weeks/paid 44 weeks)

Required as soon as possible

Closing date: Thursday, 27th June 2019 at midday

Interview date: Wednesday, 10th July 2019

 Blatchington Mill School is committed to safeguarding our students, we expect all staff and volunteers to support this commitment. Criminal Checks will be carried out and a full enhanced DBS clearance is required for all positions.

Applications are encouraged from black and ethnic minority candidates, as these groups are under-represented on the school's staff.  (Race Relations Act sections 35-38 apply)