INTRODUCTION : -
Resident School Nurse job opportunity is available at a Reputable Islamic Faith-based School for individuals who possess relevant qualifications.
The school nurse is a leader in the school community who oversees all school health policies and programs.
The school nurse is to provide expertise and oversight of school health services and promote health education.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : -
Treat students and staff as needed
Developing plans for student care based on assessment, interventions, and identification of outcomes, and the evaluation of care
Providing health-related education to students and staff in both individual and group settings
Monitoring immunizations, managing communicable diseases, and assessing the school environment as to prevent injury and ensure safety
Overseeing infection control measures
Actively participating in school safety plans that address school violence, bullying, and emergencies that may occur at school
Perform hearing, vision and other health screenings
Overseeing medication administration, health care procedures, and the development of healthcare plans
Consult with teachers, school administrators and other school staff regarding student care
DESIRED EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATION : -
Qualification : Bachelor’s Degree
Registered Nurse (RN) license
At least two years nursing experience.
Knowledge of many areas of health including mental health
Ability to work independently or with others
Ability to communicate well with others
Ability to assess situations and act quickly
Ability to multitask
Ability to work with, care for and supervise young people
High levels of energy, an even temper and a sense of humour
The Nurse will be required to reside in the school