Victoria Shanghai Academy

 

At VSA, we adhere to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) which sets out to ensure children have the right to protection, education, health care, shelter, and good nutrition.

Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, we hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.

 

VSA is inviting applications for the following position(s):

1. Head Nurse

Key Responsibilities
• Provides appropriate first aid and nursing care to students and staff
• Monitors and maintains first aid supplies for the medical room
• Maintains and update students’ health record 
• Arranges insurance claim for students and follow up sick/injured students’ condition
• Alerts Principals, teachers and parents of any contiguous cases in school and provides 
  professional advice on precautionary measures
• Liaises with CHP regarding immunizations, contagious diseases and school guidelines
• Be part of the health education team in Primary and Secondary and delivers talks to 
   students occasionally
• Organises exercises relevant to staff health issues, e.g. staff testing, where necessary

Requirements
• At least 5 years nursing experience, preferably with school and acute hospital experience
• Holder of valid Practicing Certificate from the Nursing Council of Hong Kong
• Good command of both spoken and written English and Chinese (Cantonese and Putonghua)
• Pleasant, patient and caring personality
• Demonstrates organizational and crisis management skills, with the ability to multi-task 
  and work under stressful conditions


2. Laboratory Technician II / III – Chemistry or Physics

Key Responsibilities:
• To assist teachers in planning, trying out and conducting science experiments and relevant demonstrations, as well as other science-related activities
• To prepare, update and manage science-related materials and resources
• To provide support to students on science-related learning
• To prepare, construct, operate and maintain laboratory apparatus and equipment, and to conduct routine laboratory tests
• To purchase laboratory apparatus, equipment and other items necessary for Laboratories
• To be responsible for the maintenance of science-related facilities.
• To be responsible for all the normal safeguards in laboratories.
• To provide support and advice on the promotion and monitoring of laboratory safety

Requirements:
• Degree in Science, major in Chemistry or Physics preferable
• Certificate for Laboratory Technicians with minimum 2 years working experience in preparation of chemistry or physics experiments in secondary schools
• Experience in preparation of general sciences experiments is an advantage
• Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Candidates with less experience will be considered as Laboratory Technician III

The remuneration package will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Applicants please email their resume and covering letter to the Human Resources Office at vsarecruit@vsa.edu.hk.

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