Hong Kong International School (HKIS) serves over 2,800 Reception 1 through Grade 12 students from around the world. HKIS is an American, Christian school in an international setting, and a culturally diverse community of more than 40 nationalities. We believe in and live out our Mission statement:Dedicating...

Hong Kong International School (HKIS) serves over 2,800 Reception 1 through Grade 12 students from around the world. HKIS is an American, Christian school in an international setting, and a culturally diverse community of more than 40 nationalities. We believe in and live out our Mission statement:

Dedicating our minds to inquiry, our hearts to compassion,
and our lives to service and global understanding

An American-style education, grounded in the Christian faith,
and respecting the spiritual lives of all

We are currently recruiting for the following position:

School Nurse (Start date: April 2020)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Diploma / Certificate
Language Chinese - Cantonese, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Training & Development
Medical Services > Medical Services Technician
Medical Services > Nursing
Published On 20/03/2020

The School Nurse within our Middle School division manages the health office to ensure optimum health and safety of students by providing immediate medical care and accurate management of medication and information to maximize health and wellness in the school community. The role will include providing preventative care and wellness programs through education sessions and resource development for students, employees and parents.

Requirements:  

  • Registered/Qualified Nurse with CPR/First Aid certification and certified CPR/First Aid Trainer or willingness to attain certification;
  • Minimum 2 years of clinical work experience, preferably in schools or as a paediatric or emergency room nurse;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to relate to students from Kindergarten through Grade 12, staff, faculty and parents coupled with solid written and verbal English communication skills, Cantonese language skills desirable;
  • Demonstrated organisational and crisis management skills, with the ability to multi-task and remain calm in high pressure situations;
  • Solid health assessment skills with the ability to intervene appropriately in emergency circumstances and drive change in health programs to continually meet the needs of students and staff;
  • Experience developing and/or facilitating training programs and health and wellness programs is desirable.

 

Interested candidates please forward your updated resume together with a cover letter and references to  

We invite you to learn more about our school and discover for yourself career opportunities in our remarkable HKIS community at www.hkis.edu.hk

We look forward to hearing from you!

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Information provided will be treated in strict confidence and used only for recruitment purposes.