School Nurse Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Summit Recruitment

Job Description

School Nurse – International School

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.

Monthly Gross Salary: Open depending on skills and experience.

Position Level: Lower Mid-Lev

 

If you believe that you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for this position, then please submit your application letter, attach your CV, certificates and letters of referee NOT LATER THAN 10TH June 2018 by using this url/website.

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https://www.brightermonday.co.ke/company/summit-recruitment-search.

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