Box Hill School Medical Centre is staffed by registered nurses who provide nursing cover (Monday to Friday, 07.30-19.00 in term-time). We have a Medical Centre Matron whose hours are from 08.30-17.00. In addition, many members of the school staff are qualified First Aiders and are available through boarding or the out-of-hour’s activity they are participating in, should the student require any assistance.
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The Nursing Team
Mrs Claire Harris – Lead Nurse
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday)
Claire trained at Addenbrooke’s as a Registered General Nurse (RGN) later specialising in Intensive Care (general, cardiac and paediatric). Prior to joining Box Hill in 2008, she spent 3 years at The Children’s Trust, Tadworth, caring for children with multiple disabilities and complex care needs.
Mrs Justine Braid – School Nurse
(Wednesday and Friday)
Justine completed her nursing degree at Manchester University. Her experience includes a charitable health role in India and community nursing roles in the UK, including health visiting, sexual health school nursing and working with the covid vaccination team. She joined Box Hill School in 2018.
Wendy Schulz – School Nurse
(Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday)
Wendy qualified as an RGN in 1992 at Kingston and Epsom School of Nursing and Midwifery. Before joining Box Hill in 2022, past roles included working as a Practice Nurse, A+E Staff Nurse, School Nurse, Community Staff Nurse and an Immunisation Nurse (including delivering the Covid-19 programme).
Jane Ford- School Nurse
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday)
Jane qualified as a Registered General Nurse (RGN) in 2018 at the University of Surrey School of Nursing and Midwifery. Before joining Box Hill in February 2022, past roles included working as a Staff Nurse in an Acute Hospital, Community Staff Nurse, Practice Nurse, and an Immunisation Nurse (including delivering the Covid -19 programme).
Zoe Whistler – Medical Centre Matron
(Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
Having studied Therapy Radiotherapy at St Thomas’ Hospital, London. Zoe settled in the United Arab Emirates, working as a swim coach and within PE departments, before returning to the UK in 2020. She has been at Box Hill School since 2021.