The School Nurse is Janet Schofield. She is onsite for a day a week and is available to offer advice to parents and staff. She facilitates Doctor Howard’s weekly clinic and also arranges the Dietician clinic as well as providing any medical training that school staff may need in order to meet the children’s needs.
The School Nurse is also able to refer pupils to other healthcare professionals including: Consultant Paediatrician; Ophthalmologist; Special Needs Dental Care and the Podiatrist.
Health Care Support Assistant
Charlene Biggs is Kingfisher’s Health Care Support Assistant and is based at Kingfisher full time. Charlene supports classes with the administering of medication and any health queries. She also liaises with other healthcare professionals.
They can both be contacted through the school office on 0161 770 5910