Part Time Health Assistant – Elementary School
Responsible for administering student medication, management of student’s chronic health conditions, first aid care of students, and maintaining student records. Deals with information of a highly confidential nature. Develops and promotes good community relations among various community members and school clientele.
In the course of this job the Health Assistant may deal with conditions such as diabetes, seizures, life threatening allergies and other chronic health conditions. Training is provided and not a prerequisite requirement for applying for the position. This position works closely with a District Nurse and other office staff. Additionally, this position provides office support and back up when not working with student health conditions. Responsibilities can include but are not limited to: answering telephones, data entry, greeting visitors and guests and other front office duties as assigned. The environment is often fast paced with frequent interruptions, but is also extremely fulfilling. This position is a mid-day shift.