Year 8 HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) vaccination.
Your Year 8 child is now due their HPV vaccine, which will be delivered by the School Aged Immunisation Team at your child’s school on: 22nd February 2023.
The HPV vaccination protects against virus’ that are linked to certain cancers and other infections. It is delivered as part of the national immunisation schedule with the first dose offered in Year 8 and a second dose 6 – 24 months later.
For more information and to consent to or decline the vaccination please click on the link below:
Generally, all adolescent school-aged vaccinations are provided by the school immunisation team. This includes HPV (dose 1 in year 8 and dose 2 in year 9), DTP and MenACWY (both offered in year 9).
If you have any difficulties completing the consent, please contact our Immunisation Team on 0300 247 0082 or email email@example.com for support.
Once completed you will receive an automated email with a reference number as confirmation. Please check your junk/spam box if not in your in box and contact the team if it is not received.
After your child has been vaccinated (if consent provided) you will receive an automated email to confirm this and provide post-immunisation advice. Please check your junk/spam box on the day of vaccination if you do not receive this in your inbox.
If you have a child in Year 9 or 10 that you have not already consented for, but would like to, please contact our team on 0300 247 0082 and they will be able to assist you with this. This link is for children in Year 8 only.
School Aged Immunisation Team