School Health Personnel

The role of the School Health Nurse is diverse in both the Primary and Secondary school sectors. JSB can provide temporary or permanent Div. 1 Registered Nurses and First Aiders to meet your school health program requirements.

School Nurses provide a primary health service, which encompasses a range of programs directed toward health promotion and education, as well as identification, and prompt intervention for identified health concerns.

School Nursing roles include:

  • Provision of clinical nursing management of acute injuries and health concerns.
  • Referral of identified health concerns to other health services professionals where further assessment and treatment is required.
  • Health promotion and education activities including, but not limited to: Immunisation, safety and injury prevention, harm minimisation, nutrition, hygiene and asthma management, or any concern that presents to an individual or school community.
  • Liaise with parents to obtain information relating to their child’s health, parental concern and to obtain consent for treatment.

Whether your requirement is temporary day-to-day placement of health personnel or placement of staff on a more permanent basis, JSB is able to provide you with professional and enthusiastic school nursing staff, dedicated to striving for healthy outcomes for all those involved in the school community.

Call 1300 371 381 today and talk to our team about your requirements.