Occupational Healthcare Nurse (With Dispensing License)
Durpro Workforce Solutions
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Posted 22 July 2019

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Job Description

An opportunity has become available for a suitably qualified and experienced Occupational Healthcare Nurse with a dispensing license.  The position is for a well-known school / college in Durban.


The successful applicant will be responsible for: -

  • Managing the occupational healthcare program
  • Providing health service students
  • First point of call should injury or illness occur
  • Stocking the sick bays with medication, equipment etc
  • Creating policies and procedures for the department
  • Adapting those policies to suit needs
  • Managing housekeeping
  • Conducting, recording, and communicating risks
  • Maintaining confidential occupational healthcare records
  • Managing the first Aid program and ensuring first aid supplies are always fully stocked.


Applicants must have the following mix of qualifications, experience and competencies:

  • A completed Nursing Diploma/ Degree and valid nursing registration
  • A minimum of 5 years Occupational Nursing experience
  • Experience within a school environment would be an added advantage
  • A valid medicine dispensing licence
  • Registration with SANC or SASHON
  • Exceptional administrative and electronic filing capabilities
  • Sound knowledge of all health-related legislation
  • Exceptional computer skills i.e. proficiency in Microsoft packages essential
  • High personal ethics and value system
  • Adaptable, flexible and approachable
  • Must be good with children
  • Meet a variety of needs
  • Communicate at all levels – age 1 to 17


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted