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School Nurse needed at Beacongate Limited

Job title : School Nurse

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : April 10, 2024

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We are seeking a compassionate and dedicated School Nurse to join our team and provide exceptional healthcare services to our students. The School Nurse will play a crucial role in promoting student wellness, managing health-related issues, and fostering a safe and supportive learning environment. This position requires a caring individual with excellent clinical skills, strong communication abilities, and a commitment to the well-being of our school community.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct care and first aid to students and staff for illness, injuries, and emergencies occurring during school hours.
  • Conduct health assessments, screenings, and evaluations to identify and address student health concerns.
  • Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by healthcare providers, ensuring compliance with school policies and regulations.
  • Monitor students with chronic health conditions and develop individualized healthcare plans as needed.
  • Develop and implement health education programs and initiatives to promote wellness and prevent illness and injury.
  • Educate students, staff, and parents on topics such as nutrition, hygiene, mental health, and substance abuse prevention.
  • Collaborate with teachers and administrators to integrate health and wellness into the school curriculum and activities.
  • Serve as a resource and advocate for health-related issues within the school community.
  • Maintain accurate and confidential health records for all students, including immunization records, medical histories, and treatment plans.
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations regarding student health information and privacy.
  • Keep detailed records of health office visits, treatments provided, and communication with parents/guardians and healthcare providers.
  • Develop and implement emergency response protocols and procedures to address medical emergencies, disasters, and crises.
  • Conduct regular drills and training sessions to prepare staff and students for emergency situations.
  • Collaborate with school administrators, teachers, counselors, and other staff members to support student health and well-being.
  • Communicate with parents/guardians regarding student health concerns, treatment plans, and follow-up care.

Qualifications:

  • Must be a Registered Nurse.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, degree from an accredited institution.
  • Strong clinical assessment and critical thinking skills.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational abilities.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and professionalism in all interactions.

How to Apply for this Offer

Application Instructions: Interested and qualified candidates should submit their resumes to [email protected].

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