Location: UNITED KINGDOM, Cambridge
Salary:
  • £20000 - £25000 /year
  • £21 - £30 / hour
  • Summer Contract (£1200-£2400 for July ONLY)
Job type: Fixed-Term, Part time
Functions:
  • School Nurse
Date: Tuesday 4th June 2019
Closing date: Thursday 27th June 2019
Our reference: BOX27990
Jobs available: 1
Job description:
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Job description

Nurses (Welfare Officers) are essential for providing preventive services, identifying problems in the earliest stages and overseeing interventions and referrals as a way to foster health and ensure educational success. We are looking for approachable and qualified individuals to work at each of our summer school campuses.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Operating the medical room on each campus during open hours.
  • Filling out the medical report forms.
  • Consulting and liaising with the Programme Director (PD) regarding the course of action for more serious matters.
  • Adhering to the ORA medication protocol when administering over-the-counter medications.
  • Logging any medications given to students into the medical binder.
  • Providing an End of Summer Report and any recommendations.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading international education company.

Job requirements

This job would suit someone who displays the following key attributes:

  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • The ability to win the trust of students and encourage them to talk about their problems
  • The ability to explore sensitive issues with tact, understanding and patience
  • The ability to stay calm in an emergency
  • Record-keeping and organisational skills

 

Essential Qualifications / Experience

  • Extensive professional experience as a qualified nurse
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) approved degree and current registration
  • Advanced understanding of child development
  • Knowledge of issues related to safeguarding of children

 

Desirable Experience

  • Registered Pediatric Nurse
  • Previous experience of school nursing

This job contains a mini interview


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