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School Nurse – International School


A progressive, dynamic, fun and fast-paced International school based in Tatu City is looking to recruit a School Nurse to join in September 2018. The school has proven excellence, particularly on the academic and leadership front, with a British Curriculum – IGCSE system set-up for children between 6 – 13 years. The ideal candidate must be passionate about toddlers & young children, willing to work in a non-traditional environment. He/ She must have a Bachelor’s Degree / Diploma in General Nursing, Level 1 First Aid Certificate and valid dispensing license. He/she MUST have a Valid RN (Registered Nurse) registration with the Kenyan Nursing Council.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assuming responsibility for preventive health, appropriate heath assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation, management, and referral procedures for students.
  • Initiating emergency procedures for students and staff as needed.
  • Administering daily and PRN medications (as needed) and nursing care procedures prescribed by the students’ physicians.
  • Providing nursing care and physical screening to students; assessing students and implementing first aid measures as needed.
  • Treating and referring all boarders with acute or chronic conditions and injuries as governed by the SA Nursing Council.
  • Managing medical aid administration for students with our chosen service provider;
  • Attending health team and any other related meetings.
  • Performing related work as required.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree / Diploma in General Nursing.
  • Minimum of 2 – 5 years in the same and/or similar type of position and environment. Primary health care experience will be an advantage.
  • Should have a Level 1 First Aid Certificate and valid dispensing license.
  • Valid RN (Registered Nurse) registration with the Kenyan Nursing Council.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with colleagues, students and parents and ability to build relationships.
  • Passion for working with young people.
  • Energetic, self-motivated and able to use own initiative.
  • Good organisational and administrative skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Computer literate.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Be a team player.
  • Availability on short notice for emergencies.

Applications:

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