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School Nurse Vacancy at CRI Nigeria
Date Posted: 26/Nov/2017

CRI is hiring for a school nurse position in VI/Lekki Axis.  Previous experience with school nursing and paediatric patients preferred.

Job Description                                        

Job title: School Nurse

Reporting To: COO/CMA

Department: CRI Medical

Location: TBD

Overall purpose of the job:  Responsible for managing emergent and non-emergent medical and traumatic health problems at a school clinic following established policies and procedures with medical oversight from CRI Physicians and the Chief Medical Advisor.

Roles & Responsibilities:

·       Follow all policies and procedures laid out by CRI including but limited to:

o   Site Policy and Procedures

o   Medical Treatment Policy and Procedures

o   HSE Policy and Procedures

o   Operational Policy and Procedures

·       Continuously review site for hazards and ways to reduce incidences of illness and injury, reporting any issues

·       Provide routine medical care during established hours. 

o   Primary Healthcare – Medical Assessment and History of Complaints, Treatment, Medication Administration, Routine Nursing Procedures

o   Emergency Healthcare – Primary and Secondary Assessment, History of Complaints, Stabilization and Treatment

·       Maintain medical station and equipment in clean and working condition, reporting any irregularities

·       Ensure appropriate stock of consumables and medications, performing daily and monthly stock counts and reconciliation

·       Assist with other duties as assigned, such as on-site Wellness Programs, Site Medical Education, Drug and Alcohol Testing, Etc.

·       Stay up to date on advances in medicine, including;

o   First Aid, CPR, Emergency Medicine, Primary Healthcare


Key Performance Indicators

·       Measurable improvement of health of onsite staff and patients

·       Continued positive client satisfaction and feedback

·       Providing the right treatment to clients based on medical history and physical exam

Minimum Qualifications

·       Registered Nurse

·       3-4 years’ experience in Nursing

·       School Nurse Experience Preferred

·       Must have experience with paediatric ailments and common complaints

·       Ability to work independently with remote oversight

·       Ability to utilize various Microsoft Office applications/software, Expert in Email and other Computer Functions

·       Training in BLS, ACLS, PALS, Trauma Life Support, First Aid, etc. preferred

·       Positive/outgoing attitude

·       Ability to adapt to various roles/responsibilities

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