Children’s Special Schools Nursing Team

We are trained nurses that provide support within three special schools in Kent.

Five Acre Wood 

01622 747869

Boughton Ln, Maidstone ME15 9QP

kentchft.specialistnurses5aw@nhs.net

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm, term-time only

Nexus School

01732 771384, option three

Upper Haysden Lane, Tonbridge TN11 8AA

kentchft.nexus-schoolnurse@nhs.net

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4pm (term time only)

Grove Park School

Church Rd, Crowborough TN6 1BN

kentchft.grovepark-schoolnurse@nhs.net

Primary: 01892 663018
Secondary: 01892 603095
Sixth Form: 01892 603077

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm, term-time only

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Information about our service

This service may be running differently, for example, offering virtual appointments.

Please see your appointment letter for details or contact the service. 

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Who we are

We are qualified nurses with a wealth of specialist knowledge, skills and expertise.

We work in special schools to support children and young people with complex health needs and the school staff.

We are committed to providing children and young people with the quality care they deserve, from appropriately trained and competent staff, who not only understand the child’s condition, but also the potential impact their treatment has on them and their family.

What we do

We work in partnership with other agencies to enable the school to meet the complex health needs of the child their family.

Referral criteria

Any child or young person with a nursing need attending either Five Acre Wood School, Grove Park School or Nexus School, has access to the Special Schools Nursing Team.

How do I refer to this service?

Please contact us for more information.

Your comments

January 2020
Five Acre Wood, Maidstone

(Staff name) is brilliant helping me. She is listening to what I'm saying. Evertime I need her, she is there with me. I want to say thank you very much to her.

January 2020
Five Acre Wood, Maidstone

I think the service is very good and helpful already.