Highbury is a boys’ independent, Christian preparatory school which offers all-round, relevant and dynamic education within a caring environment, equipping its pupils with values, skills and knowledge to deal with the demands of a changing and challenging world.
SCHOOL NURSING SISTER
(Commencement Date: March 2023)
Registered with the SA Nursing Council
Registration as an Occupational Health Nurse would be beneficial
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in nursing, especially with children
Expertise in the area of First Aid and preferably hold a valid First Aid Certificate
Knowledge of Health and Safety regulations and in particular their application within the school environment
Computer literate (Profdoc an advantage)
Knowledge of COID submission procedures
A certificate in Pharmacology will be an advantage
Operate and administer the school sanatorium and the school’s Occupational and Primary health clinic, the latter which provides basic health care to our Support staff
Promote and administer health and safety of pupils and staff
Provide first aid at all school sport activities including weekends
Administer pupil insurance claims and staff IOD claims
Co-ordinate external Occupational health programmes
Co-ordinate school functions
Ensure compliance to legal requirements and other codes of practice to which the school subscribes
Applications should be emailed to HR@hps.co.za before 6 February 2023. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview. Failure to meet the minimum requirements of the advertised position will result in applicants automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Candidates may assume that their application has been unsuccessful if they have not been contacted by 20 February 2023.
The School reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of this post. The appointment of candidates is at the sole discretion of Highbury Preparatory School, taking into account such factors as Highbury Preparatory School’s Employment Equity Plan.
Highbury School, in line with POPIA (Protection of Personal Information Act), will attempt to ensure the confidentiality of all applicants for this role. All reasonable measures will be in place to protect personal information but will be used in the recruitment, selection and reporting process. By submitting your application for this position, you are recognising and accepting this disclaimer.