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Oran Park Anglican College
Oran Park, NSW, Australia

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College Nurse


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Job ID:

23589

Location:

Oran Park, NSW, Australia 

Category:

Health Care/Nursing
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Job Views:

259

Post Code:

2570

Employment Type:

Part time

Posted:

05.11.2018

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Job Description:

Primary Purpose
The College Nurse will be responsible for the running of Sick Bay in a professional manner and overseeing the administration of medication and health care procedures.

Major Responsibilities
The College Nurse is responsible to the Principal through the Executive Assistant for:
  • Providing general health care to students as appropriate to their needs and situation.
  • Providing first aid treatment to the college community.
  • Administering medication to students, which is supplied by parents/guardians.
  • Liaising with parents/guardians, teachers, support and executive staff as necessary about the health needs of students.
  • Manage and update management plans for students with medical needs.
  • Manage Health Care plans for School Excursions and Camps.
  • Development and implementation of health related policies and procedures e.g. administration of student medication.
  • Maintaining accurate and up to date records of students with anaphylaxis, asthma and other chronic conditions.
  • Liaising with staff about first aid requirements on excursions and at sport activities.
  • Participates in ongoing professional development of self and other staff members in relation to first aid and health plans for students.
  • Ordering of all medical supplies.
  • Ensure that emergency medical and first aid equipment is current, safe and functional.
  • Working collaboratively with other staff to promote the College’s values: courage, curiosity, craftsmanship, collaboration and compassion.

Job Requirements:

Essential Criteria
The successful applicant must have a happy, welcoming and caring disposition with the ability to care for unwell and injured students and staff. Essential criteria for this role include;
  • Experienced registered nurse qualified to practise in NSW, cardio-pulmonary resuscitation certificate and trained in responding to anaphylaxis and asthma
  • Ability to establish rapport and build strong relationships.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Is flexible and has an ability to adapt and operate effectively in a challenging and changing environment.
  • Demonstrates high-level computer skill and literacy, with a comprehensive knowledge of computer packages including Microsoft Office - Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Be a committed Christian and active member of a church.
Desirable criteria
  • Previous experience could include a role as a School Nurse, Accident and Emergency and/or Paediatric nursing
  • Experience using a corporate database for example Edumate
Status
Part Time -– 10.00 am to 2.00 pm week days (Term Time)
Temporary (12 month contract)

Salary
Salary is to be determined in accordance with the School Nurse classifications as outlined within the Independent Schools NSW (Support and Operational Staff) Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2017.

Commencement Date
25 January, 2019

Application closing date
Applications will be considered as received, please submit your application for the position as soon as possible and no later than 19 November 2018.

Submitting an application
Applications will only be considered if the relevant “Application for employment – Non Teaching” form and Working with Children Check is completed and disclosed on your application.

In addition, please provide a supporting statement about your experience which demonstrates your ability to meet the essential criteria listed above.
                                                       
Please forward your application marked “Private and Confidential” via the Apply Now button to:

Mrs Naomi Wilkins
Principal
Oran Park Anglican College
Website:          www.opac.nsw.edu.au
Address:          60 Central Ave, ORAN PARK NSW 2570



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