School Nurse

The School Health Service

School health nurses support children’s healthy development and wellbeing in primary schools across Western Australia.

Services they offer

Health information for students and families

  • School Entry Health Assessment
  • Information on parenting programs and resources
  • Connecting families and schools with services in the community
  • Support for families and schools with student’s complex or chronic health conditions
  • Health information for schools to use in the classroom, school newsletter and school website
  • School based immunisation program

Students with complex health care needs

For students with additional health needs our nurse can provide advice and support to Department of Education school staff.

We work closely with specialists such as:

How to contact the school health nurse

Our Child and Adolescent Community Health Nurse, Jessica Searle, can be contacted at 6330 3128.