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February

School Nurse

HEALTHCARE AUSTRALIA - Melbourne, VIC

Education, Childcare & Training
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a

suitable candidate,

you will have:


  • Undergraduate Nursing qualifications
  • Demonstrated experience working in a similar position
  • A current practicing and registered General Nurse certificate
  • Current CPR and Senior First Aid certificate
  • A passion for health promotion, professional and personal development
  • Pro-active approach to planning tasks and anticipating requirements of other staff and students
  • The ability to maintain appropriate levels of confidentiality
  • Knowledge of TASS (desirable)
  • Excellent record keeping skills and strong attention to detail
  • Clear and professional communication skills and an ability to build relationships with a range of people and groups within the School Community, including but not limited to, parent bodies, sporting groups and the extended community

As an

ideal candidate,

you will have:


  • A post-graduate qualification
  • OH&S Training Course
  • Training Qualifications – CERT IV in Workplace Assessment and Training
  • Previous school experience

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage first aid and second aid of acute illness and / or injury
  • Organise admissions to Health Centre
  • Arrange transfers home as required
  • Provide medical support at inter-school sporting events
  • Responsible for care of ill / injured children and staff in Health Centre
  • Monitor children at risk (e.g. returning to sport) and with special health requirements
  • Inform parents of accident or illness to their child according to school policies and procedures
  • Administration of medication to children as requested
  • Health supervision of staff returning to work after injury
  • Liaison with relevant health professionals, parents and teaching staff as required
  • Counselling as requested by students or staff and referral to outside resources as required
  • Provision of resources as requested for health promotion / education programs
  • Record keeping
  • Organising first aid facilities for sporting events and other school activities
  • Ordering and receipt of appropriate supplies
  • Involvement as required with the school’s Pastoral Care activities
  • Attend school camps and excursions as required
  • Manage and update student medical details annually and as required as needs change
  • Maintain database of students with Anaphylaxis and associated policy, training, communication and annual checklist
  • Other related duties as requested
  • Reception relief
  • Contribute and be a member of the School’s OH&S Committee which involves attending scheduled meetings.
  • Oversee training (may involve facilitating and delivering staff education) regarding First Aid,CPR, Anaphylaxis and Asthma and any other training as deemed necessary
  • Liaise with relevant key training providers to ensure Compliance is met and identify the most cost-effective approach

This role will require interactions with internal personnel such as the Principal, Business Manager, Students and all staff as well as external personnel such as the parents and external providers.

If this sounds like your ideal role, click 'Apply now'!

Melbourne, VIC

Education, Childcare & Training




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