Part Time School Nurse (Tatu High Schools) at Nova Pioneer

February 24, 2023

Job Description


We are searching for talented and inspiring individuals who are keen to inspire a passion for our mission in parents, students and the communities that we serve. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of an innovative network of schools that is developing generations of innovators and leaders who will shape the African Century.

Key responsibilities for the role include:

  • Managing our students’ wellness and development and offering them psycho-social support as needed.
  • Provide the students with basic health services as when needed during the work schedule.
  • Handle confidential situations, information, and documentation.
  • Maintain an updated record of all medication in the infirmary and tracking student medical history.
  • Ensure students adhere to their prescription medication.
  • Support students with special medical conditions and advise the school accordingly.
  • Communicate effectively at all levels with students, staff, parents and other clinicians and paramedics. 
  • Managing students with chronic medical conditions and students with disabilities.
  • Keeping an up to date inventory of the infirmary supplies and inform the school on stock depletion
  • Keep daily incident reports for all health and safety incidents reported 
  • Evacuation and Referral support for students who need more health interventions than can be offered at the school


Skills and Qualifications required:

  • You have a Diploma or Degree in Nursing with great people skills.
  • A professional, flexible and conscientious registered nurse with the ability to build a harmonious, energetic and cohesive relationship with students and co-workers.
  • Professional counseling skills with a proven track record will be an advantage.
  • You have 3-4 years’ experience as a registered nurse. Having worked in a school setting is desirable.
  • You are excited about our organizational culture—and in particular, you are fired up to challenge yourself by embracing mutual vulnerability and a firehose of feedback.
  • You have a desire to further develop your leadership skills and apply them to transform the lives of African youth.
  • Female nurses are highly encouraged to apply

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Nova Pioneer on to apply