Registered Nurse / Nurse Practitioner (Part Time)
Lakefield College School - Lakefield, ON

Registered Nurse - Part-Time
Lakefield College School – Lakefield, ON
PLEASE ONLY APPLY THROUGH OUR WEBSITE, http://www.lcs.on.ca/Page/About-LCS/Careers

Registered Nurse-Lakefield, ON
SCHOOL NURSE (PART-TIME / NIGHTS)
Lakefield College School

Founded in 1879, Lakefield College School is a leader among Ontario’s independent boarding and day schools and prides itself on its reputation for innovative teaching and academic excellence. LCS is a co-educational high school committed to bringing out the best in each of its members and offers a boarding school experience designed to maximize the education of the whole student - academically, socially, emotionally and physically.

A rigorous academic program prepares our high school students for University. Our spectacular campus located just 1.5 hours northeast of Toronto, allows students to enjoy a variety of sports, an enriching co-curricular program and allows our faculty to offer experiential learning opportunities across the curriculum. Lakefield College School has a proud 133-year history of educating some of Canada's finest young men and women. Our graduates go on to successful careers in all aspects of business, politics, social services, academia, and the arts. We are particularly proud to have been the alma mater for His Royal Highness The Duke of York, The Crown Prince of Spain and, in the past 10 years, four Rhodes Scholars.

GENERAL ACCOUNTABILITY
As a member of the School Life, Medical Services Team, the incumbent is responsible for the provision of health services to students and must act as a resource person for health information and programming.

Please note that this position is part-time (2 shifts per week, Tuesdays and Wednesdays)) and is assigned to night duties (11:00pm to 7:00am). Incumbents must be on-site for this shift in the school infirmary, remaining available for any student medical needs that arise.

Specific Responsibilities:
Administer healthcare and assess the needs of student to provide treatment and to effectively liaise with physicians and other health care professionals in a busy, on-site clinical environment.
Interpret the health status of students to parents and school personnel where appropriate.
Initiate referral to parents, school personnel or community health resources for intervention, remediation and follow­-through.
Provide ongoing health counseling and communication to students, parents, school personnel or health agencies.
Maintain, evaluate and interpret cumulative health data to accommodate individual needs of students. Document and process information regarding student visits, treatment and appointments
Assist with the development of procedures for emergency nursing management for injuries/illnesses.
Promote and assist in the control of communicable diseases.
Provide health education and guidance; serve as a resource person to school staff members in health instruction.
Assist the Coordinator of Nursing and Medical Services in the planning of on-campus health activities and initiatives.
Act in accordance with all Health Services and School administrative policies and procedures.

Credentials and Skills Required:
Licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) by the Province of Ontario, or eligibility for licensure.
At least three years’ experience in acute care nursing with the ability to translate that skill set to meet the needs of our diverse coed student population.
Basic cardiac life support (BCLS), and CPR certification.
Excellent communication skills.
Must be able to work with confidence independently with strong problem solving, decision making and organizational abilities.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please complete your profile and submit your resume information through our online applicant tracking system before June 30, 2014. PLEASE ONLY APPLY THROUGH OUR WEBSITE, http://www.lcs.on.ca/Page/About-LCS/Careers

Please Note: LCS is committed to providing accommodation for persons with disabilities. Please see the “Accessibility” section of our website at, www.lcs.on.ca, for further details or to contact our Human Resources department for any information in an alternate format.

While we appreciate all applications, we can only contact those individuals selected for interview.

PLEASE ONLY APPLY THROUGH OUR WEBSITE, http://www.lcs.on.ca/Page/About-LCS/Careers


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