International School of Lusaka
International School of Lusaka
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School Nurse

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The International School of Lusaka is one of the oldest and largest international schools in Africa. Our school is a vibrant, diverse community with teachers and students from nearly fifty different countries. We provide a modern, student-centered education with curriculum from the International Baccalaureate Organization and other sources. We seek application from enthusiastic, qualified and experienced individuals for the following positions to start immediately:

1. School Nurse

REPORTING TO: School Principals/Facilities Manager

International School of Lusaka is seeking to fill a school nurse position. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to create an atmosphere of support, trust, respect, and rapport in the nurse’s office and to ensure a healthy environment for students and staff.

Qualifications and Skills: – Qualified candidates must posses the following:-

  • Degree or Diploma in Nursing
  • An interest in children and public health
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Be able to demonstrate leadership skills
  • Experience of having worked in a private health facility will be an added advantage.
  • Registered with the ZGNC and have a valid practicing license

Key functions and responsibilities

  • Ensure compliance with procedures, protocols, and other instructions provided by the Principals
  • Provide nursing care and physical screening to students; assess students and implement first aid measures for students as needed
  • Assume responsibility for appropriate assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation, management, and referral activities for students
  • Implement and record required screening programs; notify parents when further medical evaluation is indicated
  • Administer, as required, medications and nursing care procedures prescribed by the student’s physician
  • Initiate emergency procedures for students and staff as needed
  • Support health education programs in the School
  • Follow procedures for Child Protection and Duty of Care
  • Maintain and ensure accurate records of data in the management system

Method of Application

Interested candidates should submit an application letter and curriculum vitae by email to the Human Resource and Administration Officer, International School of Lusaka.

Application deadline
7 May 15:00
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Founded in 1963, the well-established International School of Lusaka is one of the oldest international schools on the African continent, and is currently the third largest school in the Association of International Schools in Africa. ISL is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). ISL is also a member of the Association of International Schools in Africa (AISA) as well as the Independent Schools Association of Zambia (ISAZ).