The Archer School for Girls,

Health Coordinator

Posted
2 months ago
Employment type
Full-Time
Location
Los Angeles

The Archer School for Girls is currently seeking a full-time Health Coordinator to start immediately. The Health Coordinator will manage the school health office to support the health and well-being of approximately 500 students in grades 6 – 12. The Health Coordinator will work with the Health and Safety Committee to manage pandemic-related processes and procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage all aspects of the school health office

  • Maintain an appropriate and efficient space
  • Maintain student health office documentation in Blackbaud “nurses office”
  • Triage each visit to the Health Office to address basic needs and those that need more attention
  • Communication and coordination with Families and internally with Faculty, Dean of Students, Counselor, Staff and Senior Administration
  • Manage Student immunization records; annual process to collect immunization records from Families, review and follow up to ensure requirements are met, completion of the student state card and annual compliance report
  • Manage student health records and emergency contacts; annual online process to collect information, review for any high-risk situations and required medications
  • Manage student medications; collect/return medications at the start/end of the school year, store and administer
  • Provide emergency forms and student medications for field trips and summer program
  • Coordinate response to outbreaks such as head-lice or measles
  • Maintain inventory for First Aid boxes located throughout campus
  • Ensure AED machines are serviced in working order
  • Athlete health records; annual online process to request required-to- participate medical information and proof of required physical and coordination of concussion benchmark process
  • Attend Athletic home games on campus; provide Athletic Trainer emergency health care
  • Provide assistance in an emergency health response on campus including responding when a 911 call has been made
  • Conduct Employee TB Risk Assessments
  • Coordinate Faculty/Staff CPR, AED and First Aid Certification Training
  • Maintain an office procedure manual

Pandemic Coordination (as relevant)

  • Stay current on all aspects of the Pandemic; complete relevant trainings and webinars
  • Review and analyze new and changing best practice guidelines and relevant research
  • Designated liaison to CDC and LA County Public Health
  • Create and maintain school-specific resources such as the COVID-19 Containment, Response and Control Plan
  • Create and manage self-reporting and school conducted screening procedures including technical solutions where applicable, or alternative options as needed
  • Coordinate adequate PPE and supplies, and other logistical support as required
  • Create the procedures and facilitate the steps that will be taken immediately upon any member of the school community tests positive for, or has symptoms consistent with COVID-19
  • Develop a decision-making advisory group to assist at the health office visit triage stage, when determining whether symptoms are probable COVID-19 or related to another reason
  • Member of the Pandemic Compliance team
  • Coordinate a testing program
  • Prepare procedural materials including presentations, trainings, process maps, supporting metrics, business requirements and related analyses
  • Assure proper documentation and maintenance of recordkeeping; monitor compliance to an action plan and modify and recommend process improvement as needed

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Self-starter with an ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Documentation and project management skills
  • Attention to detail even under pressure
  • Time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines

Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree: preferred in a related field
  • Current Healthcare certification (e.g. RN, EMT, Wilderness First Responder, etc.)
  • Understanding of school operations and cultural dynamics
  • Pandemic related training preferred

The Archer School for Girls is an educational community that supports and challenges young women to discover their passions and realize their true potential. Beyond competitive pay and benefits, employees enjoy working in a collegial, growth-oriented, and joyful community. We seek employees who will contribute to an equitable and just learning environment. Integral to its mission, Archer has remained passionately committed to cultivating a diverse and inclusive community where all students can thrive personally and academically. To learn more about the School, visit www.archer.org.

To apply

To apply, please click on the link below:
http://www.archer.org/careers
No phone calls, please. The Archer School for Girls is an Equal Opportunity Employer.