School Nurse - Dubai, UAE

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School Nurse

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Nov 07, 2019

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About the Role:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Graduate
Registered Nurse
Department of Health Authority Dubai Nursing license
At least 2 years experience in Dubai
Fluent in English
Ability to multi-task
REPORTS TO:School Doctor.
INTERFACES WITH: Students, Parents, Ministry of Health officials and School Health Services staff.
Job Goal:To support the school and assist in providing optimal learning opportunities by supplying the services needed to identify healthrelated barriers to education and addressing each student's health needs thereby improving their ability to learn.
Performance Responsibilities:
Models and encourages a culture of kindness in support of the GEMS/GWA core values.
Provides health assessments
Obtains a health history
Screens and evaluates findings of deficit in vision, hearing, scoliosis, etc.
Observes the child for development (growth, height, weight) and health patterns in making nursing assessment
Identifies abnormal health findings
Develops and implements a student health plan
Interprets the health status of students to parents and school personnel
Initiates referral to parents, school personnel for intervention, remediation and follow through
Provides ongoing health counselling with students, parents, school personnel or health agencies
Utilizes existing health resources to provide appropriate care of students
Files medical forms such as medical consent form, immunization record and documentation of other health condition
Develops procedures and provides for emergency nursing management for injuries/ illnesses (giving oral ,IV ,IM medication as per Doctors order)
Promotes and assists in the control of communicable diseases
Provides health education and anticipatory guidance
Provides direct health education, and health counselling to assist students and families in making decisions on health and lifestyles that affect health
Ensures health office operation opens for students and personnel on campus during after school hour scheduled functions
Maintains supply and medical needs for effective operation
Maintains confidentiality regarding health issues
Cooperates with Ministry of Health regulations

About Your Benefits:
Salary will be determined by the GEMS approved Salary Schedule, adhering to a contractual agreement. Office hours 7:45AM-3:45PM, Sunday-Thursday.
Annual written job performance is evaluated and provided in accordance with school policy timelines established by the Head of School.

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