School Nurse Job Vacancy at Rift Valley Children’s Fund

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Arusha

Website Rift Valley Children’s Fund

The Rift Valley children's fund is a recognized non-governmental organization operating in the karatu district of Tanzania.

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The Rift Valley Children’s Fund (RVCF) is seeking health workers who will be joining our medical team. RVCF is a thriving community based organization operating at Rift Valley Children’s Village, providing health care, high quality education as well as economic opportunity and training to the residents of the Oldeani Ward.

School Nurse 

Your Duties as School Nurse at OLDEANI SECONDARY SCHOOL (OSS) and OLDEANI PRIMARY SCHOOL (OPS) includes, but are not limited to

Provide healthcare services to students in case of any illness and injuries.

Develop health plans for students with chronic diseases and disabilities

Educate students and staff on healthy habits such as hygiene.

Detect health challenges in early stages through regular screening

Update student medical history

Ensure the school environment is safe for students and school staff ( Example prevention of  communicable disease).

Facilitate hospital referrals for the students and staff.

Ensure compliance with national and local health laws and regulations.

Handling medical emergency cases during the night at Oldeani Secondary School.

Follow the proper channel of communication and reporting system in case of emergency or any sensitive medical case report.

Provide basic health education such as first aid training a minimum of 1 session per quarter per school.

Work with RVCF medical team on annual health physical screening and deworming activities.

Keep updated medical records as required by law and by RVCF.

Be a role model for the students especially in speaking English.

Do any other duties assigned to you by the head of school, education directors and RVCF health director.

Qualifications.

Holding certificate or Diploma in Nursing (Enrolled Nurse (EN) or Registered Nurse (RN))

Fluent in English

Holding TNMC registration certificate

Valid TNMC license

Able to work with teenagers

Good communication skill and decision making

Able to work in remote area

Benefits. 

Monthly basic salary

Meals and accommodation

Ride on weekends

Health service coverage.

Timeline.

Application deadline: June, 25th, 2024.

Please email CV/Cover letter and copies of certificates of qualification  to health@tanzanianchildrensfund.org

To apply for this job email your details to health@tanzanianchildrensfund.org