School Nursing

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Name

School Nursing

Service details

We are a team of qualified nurses, every school and alternative setting has an allocated named nurse, there is also a nurse working within the Youth Offending Team. We work closely with young people, parents and carers, school staff and other professionals to plan and deliver services to school age children.


Training school staff and writing careplans if children need special medical help or medication in school. Administering immunisations as part of the National immunisation programme.  Meeting with children and their families to support health issues. Vision, hearing, height & weight screening.

Price

There is no charge however schools can purchase specific 'Traded services'.

Main telephone

01793 465050

The page was last updated on 28 September 2019

Service summary

School nurses support children and young people in school. 

Service description

School nurses support children and young people in school. 

Further information

Training school staff and writing careplans if children need special medical help or medication in school. Administering immunisations as part of the National immunisation programme.  Meeting with children and their families to support health issues. Vision, hearing, height & weight screening.


We offer a wide range of services including health assessments and support, healthy lifestyle advice, immunisations, vision and hearing screening.

Client groups

All children attending mainstream and alternative education settings (4-18 years).  

Main address

Children, Families and Community Health
The Meadow
Leigh Road, Penhill
Swindon
Wiltshire
SN2 5DE