SCHOOL NURSE (80% workload)

  • Support Staff
Vacancy

General description:

Provide health care services to ISP students, staff, and the whole community members during the school day and during the after school/weekend related activities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provides assessment and treatment of illnesses and injuries to students and staff during the school day;
  • Provides nursing coverage for after-school approved activities such as sports events and CEESA tournaments;
  • Assists students and staff with coordinating follow-up care, or treatment as needed;
  • Dispenses medication to student according to the parent’s request;
  • Conduct health screening to students;
  • Active participation in creating health management plans, guidelines and presentations;
  • Ensures availability and maintenance of first-aid-kit in the classrooms;
  • Promotes health-care services within the School and participates on teaching health care related classes;
  • Assists in ordering medical supplies and maintaining health office inventory;
  • Serves as a liaison between school personnel, family, community and healthcare providers to advocate for health care and a healthy school environment.

Knowledge, skills and dispositions required:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Very good organizational and decision making skills;
  • Good understanding of principles of confidentiality;
  • Fluency in spoken and written English language (knowledge of Czech language is highly beneficial);
  • Experience working in an international environment preferred;
  • Knowledge of local health-care resources.

Experience and education required:

  • At least 3 years nursing experience required;
  • Valid CPR and First Aid certification preferred;
  • Previous experience with School Nursing, Pediatric, Emergency Room or Public Health Care Services is highly beneficial.

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As part of ISP’s comprehensive child welfare policy, we do perform background checks on all our employees, who must abide by the ISP Child Protection Policy.

How to apply

To apply for any Support Staff post, send a CV and Covering letter to hr@isp.cz