School Matron

We are seeking to appoint a confident, caring and organized person to join our team in the role of School Matron.

Job specification

  • Helping children settle into school life.
  • Keeping parents informed about their children’s health and well-being.
  • Making sure children’s clothes are kept clean and are repaired and replaced when necessary.
  • Looking after children with minor illnesses.
  • Taking children to medical and dental appointments and calling for emergency treatment if necessary.
  • Keeping children’s records up to date.
  • Supervising cleaning and domestic staff.
  • Ordering cleaning, domestic and medical supplies.
  • Carrying out inventories of fixtures and fittings and reporting the need for repairs and replacements.

Qualification

  • At least 3 years’ relevant experience as a school matron.
  • Diploma in child care and Education/ Nursing.
  • Attainment of up-to-date recognized First Aid certificates
  • Knowledge and skills in administering First Aid.
  • Ability to maintain detailed and accurate records.
  • A warm and sympathetic personality.
  • Excellent administrative skills.
  • Excellent communication and ‘people’ skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software
  • Confident, self-motivated and reliable.
  • Patient and friendly approach.
  • Ability to remain calm in stressful situations.
  • Ability to establish a rapport with young people and their families.

If qualified, send your CV to   [email protected] by COB (Tuesday) 23/07/2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

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