School Doctor

Full Time | Shenzhen, China | School Wide
Start Date: August 2024

About School:

The World School network, offers transformative education for ages 2-18. Established in 2018, it integrates schools' global framework with Chinese compulsory education, emphasizing innovation and long-term vision. Located in Nanshan District, the campus boasts state-of-the-art facilities and educators from New York campus. With interconnected campuses worldwide, school is uniquely positioned to develop future leaders, providing frequent feedback, professional growth opportunities, and competitive compensation for qualified educators.

School is driven by a profound mission: to transform the world through education. We don't just say it; we live it. Here school, we cultivate a community of accomplished trailblazers who engage in continuous professional development, and access exceptional opportunities for career advancement, including the chance to teach abroad. Our campuses are designed to inspire, and we are committed to pushing the boundaries of education, demonstrating what's achievable. In return, we offer competitive compensation commensurate with your skills and experience.

Above all, by joining us, you become an integral part of the mission to change the world through education.

Accreditation:  NEASC, Other: NEASC-CIE
School Type: K-12  Day
Students Enrollment: Approx. 400-500

About Job:

The School Doctor will be responsible for policy development, government compliance and health office management. The School Doctor will manage the school’s nurse team covering Kindergarten, Primary and Secondary Divisions, as well as the school’s sports complex.

The successful candidate will bring proven abilities to contribute in the following areas:

• Provide effective leadership over the school’s health office according to compliance requirements
• Manage the nurse team to:
• Develop school health policies, including around crisis/emergency response, health office organization, training for faculty and staff, and other areas as needed
• Create and implement health educational campaigns for students and their parents
• Promote a healthy school environment by ensuring appropriate exclusion for infectious illnesses
• Maintain complete and up-to-date health and immunization records for all students
• Manage medical supplies and purchasing
• Prepare Chinese government reporting and ensure full compliance with regulations pertaining to health and safety
• Lead COVID epidemic prevention and control measures for the school as required by the Education Bureau
• Serve as advocate and consultant on matters of health education, public health law and related medical problems, as well as emergency treatment procedures
• Deliver medical care and physical screening to students; examine students and provide first aid measures for students and staff as needed

About You:

  • • Registered professional doctor or nurse practitioner, licensed to practice
    • Master’s degree in General Medicine from a recognized medical university with a specialty in pediatrics, internal medicine and/or family medicine
    • Experience as a school, pediatric and/or public health doctor preferred
    • Familiarity with Chinese government health regulations
    • Strong interpersonal skills to relate communicate effectively with students, staff, administration, parents and the community
    • Knowledge of school health programs such as immunization and other requirements
    • Understanding of pediatric growth and development, allergies and behavioral health
    • Understanding of health curriculum and instruction for children from toddler (2-year-olds) through grade 12
    • Proficiency in computer operation, including office software, online research and database operations
    • Fluency in English and Mandarin Chinese

About Contract:

• Contract Period: 2 years
• Student Contact days: 187
• Approximate Dates for the School Year: Aug 1-July 30

About Package:

• Salary Range: RMB 30K-47K/month before tax
• Benefit: Health Insurance, Flights, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Housing Allowance, Moving Allowance, Tuition for children


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