School Nurse

The school nursing team offers confidential service to children and young people in schools. The school nursing team consists of specialist practitioners who have experience in working alongside parent/carers and other professionals to achieve the best outcome for your child and young person.

Our School Nurse can be contacted below

Mrs Steph Scargill
Thriving Kirklees,
Northorpe Hall,
Mirfield
Tel : 0300 304 5555

 

The team offer support with :

  • Health advice and support
  • Promotion of health and well-being
  • Referral to and liaison with other health and social care agencies when required
  • Training sessions in schools for staff to manage children’s medical conditions
  • Individual support for children and their parent/carers with additional needs
  • Growth and development monitoring
  •  Individual health and assessments where needed
  • Support children and families with special needs and complex medical needs

We can also give support on :

  • Healthy eating
  • Bedwetting
  • Mental health and wellbeing
  • Puberty
  • Health conditions such as asthma and allergies
  • Smoking, alcohol and drug misuse
  • Behaviour management

For more information contact the school nurse on the telephone number above.

School Nurse Drop in sessions at St. Paulinus Catholic Primary School

Thursday  mornings between  8.45 – 9.15 contact the office for more information