JOB AT Rwanda Institute for Conservation Agriculture (RICA) : Nurse : ( Deadline : 15 June 2019 )
The Rwanda Institute for Conservation Agriculture (RICA) is a unique and innovative English language undergraduate institution dedicated to preparing the next generation of agricultural leaders of Rwanda and East Africa. Students at RICA will engage in curricular and co‐curricular learning opportunities emphasizing Conservation Agriculture and One Health principles, oral and written communication, leadership, and entrepreneurship.
In an experiential learning environment, students will develop the knowledge and experience necessary for a wide range of careers in agriculture. Students at RICA will experience the six Enterprises including Beef Cattle and Small Ruminants, Dairy, Poultry and Swine, Row and Forage Crops, Vegetable and Tree Crops, Irrigation and Mechanization. The curriculum is designed to incorporate threads of Innovation, Conservation, OneHealth Systems Thinking, and Entrepreneurship. Communication, One Health Systems Thinking, and Entrepreneurship are woven throughout the curriculum. All RICA graduates will be innovative problem solvers able to operate farms and ranches, start agribusinesses, assume management roles in cooperatives, NGOs, and other agricultural enterprises, serve their communities as extension agents and technical and policy experts, or assume positions of agricultural leadership in Rwanda.
We are seeking a Nurse (Medical Nurse) to provide medical triage support and emergency response on our campus facility, serving staff and students. The Nurse will work within the Facilities Department to contribute to the smooth running of the Campus facilities, reporting to the Facilities Director and working alongside the Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) Manager.
Responsible for emergency response in the event of an accident involving injury or other medical emergencies. This can include direct treatment of the injury/illness, or triage to a medical facility.
Promoting health & wellness on the campus amongst students & staff.
Act as a point of contact in the emergency response notification process and ensure proper communication involves all company representatives that should be involved in the matter.
Bachelor’s Degree or Certificates in one of the following fields: Medicine, Nursing.
3-5 years of experience working as a medical nurse in a hospital or medical facility.
Computer literacy (Word, Excel) and writing/reading skills.
Experience working on a university campus.
HOW TO APPLY
Submit your application form using the following link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZ9uVoIarfhCa40gy2wnEx1V563WPHPnaniQu5h_v7FuabgA/viewform?usp=sf_link
Review of applications will begin June 15th, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.