SCHOOL NURSE

The need for a school nurse in an educational environment is unquestionable these days. Our nurse provides direct and comprehensive care for the students; to prevent, detect and resolve any health problems.

Duties of our School Nurse include:

  • First aid in school accidents
  • First response in common illnesses
  • Administering medication authorised by the family, with or without medical prescription as required
  • Helping with treatment and care of students with chronic illnesses: asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, high blood pressure….., contributing to their socio-educative integration
  • Epidemic vigilance at school
  • Health education for students, as well as prevention campaigns
  • “Health Workshops” for families – free voluntary group sessions to learn more about health
  • Basic vital support in cases of allergies and other emergencies
  • A first point of psychological assistance in emotional issues
  • Collaboration in child protection and safeguarding