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We are currently hiring experienced School Nurses for Deira International School & Universal American School, Festival City, Dubai.

 

Al Futtaim Education Foundation (AFEF) owns and provides governance to Deira International School. AFEF aims to realise its vision of taking education in the UAE to the next level of future readiness and of preparing students for an increasingly globalised and technologically advanced world. Al Futtaim Education Foundation is an initiative of the Al Futtaim family to support the vision of the Government of Dubai and the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) for the creation of a globally competitive economy while maximising its social contribution to the community through this not-for-profit endeavour.

 

The schools

Deira International School (DIS) is a not for profit Premium 3-18 school and is part of the Al Futtaim Education Foundation portfolio. Founded in 2005, the school is renowned for providing an excellent inclusive and holistic education. DIS has a strong focus on academic progress and achievement. The student body has over 80 different nationalities and this diversity is fundamental to the community nature of the school. Exceptional facilities provide wonderful opportunities for an holistic approach to education; sport, performing arts, academic, technological, leadership and creative pathways are all on offer, ensuring our students enjoy enriching and varied school experiences within our classrooms and beyond. Although non-selective at admission, our students achieve exceptional exam results which compare to top UK schools. This success enables our students to move on to the very top universities around the world.

 

Universal American School (UAS) founded in 2005, is a not-for-profit, PreK – Grade 12 American International school governed by the Al-Futtaim Education Foundation, located in the buzzing Dubai Festival City. Nurtured in a community of integrity and academic excellence, we help our students become compassionate, confident learners who know who they are and what they stand for. Our students are inspired to challenge themselves within a holistic academic, artistic and athletic educational program based on American AERO and International Baccalaureate (IB) standards. Teaching and learning at UAS embrace forward-thinking, adaptive educational practices tailored to meet the aspirations of our international and Emirati student population. In partnership with Al-Futtaim, we are uniquely positioned to provide conceptualized, real-world learning experiences as well as professional internships for our students.

The Role: 

To assist the school doctor and ensure complete care and wellbeing of the students along with maintaining a healthy school environment

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the physical examination (health screening, First aid, emergency care of students)
  • Cooperate with DHA inspectors, school health services and health regulation and provide requested documentation/files and statistics
  • Maintain, evaluate and interpret
  • Cumulative health data to accommodate individual needs of students
  • Student records in accordance with the DHA guidelines, thus providing efficient retrieval of information and other related archival as and when required
  • Coordinate school and community health activities and serve as a liaison health professional between the home, school and community
  • Assist or Deliver in the Health Education classes to the staff and students
  • Identify the students with chronic medical conditions in the School
  • Develop liaison with health authorities and keep abreast of existing and new regulations that govern schools
  • Well versed with written protocols and regulatory procedures
  • Participate in initiviates with Child Protection (address any health/wellbeing alert) in collaboration with the Inclusion department
  • Provide timely vaccinations and maintain inventory for the clinic (consumables/pharmaceuticals)
  • Be present at the school events / sports meet to ensure student safety , administering First aid whenever necessary

Skills

About the Person:

  • Professional Certificate (Medicine), Bachelor’s Degree,
  • DHA Eligibility Letter as Registered Nurse or Assistant Nurse
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Policies
  • Knowledge of DHA Regulations
  • Fluency in English
  • Judicious and experiential learning
  • Passion for working with children 
  • Effective Team Dynamics