Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the positions of


Evening Nurse (Contractual)


Job Summary


This position exists in the Department of Health and Wellness which is located on the main campus in Mandeville. The Evening Nurse will report to the Director of Health and Wellness and should be available to work from noon to 8:00 p.m. There may be occasions when the working hours will vary. The incumbent will be expected to deliver nursing care to a population comprising, students, employees and community members. He / she will be expected to conduct patient assessment prior to physician’s evaluation; administer immunizations to students; remove sutures and do wound care; carry out treatments prescribed by the physician and when necessary accompany students   who are being transported via the ambulance to the hospital.  The incumbent will also be expected to enter student medical reports in a data base. A complete job description will be presented at the interview.




Qualification and Experience


The ideal candidate should possess the BSc in Nursing and hold current license from the Nursing Council of Jamaica and current certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Preference will be given to applicants who have at least two years’ experience working in a clinical setting.  Skills in basic computing will be necessary for this position.


The ideal candidate should:


  • be knowledgeable of and committed to the philosophy, principles and mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in education and give witness to these values in his/ her professional and Christian life;
  • possess excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, integrity, dependability, sound judgment, team building and resourcefulness to establish and maintain collaborative, positive, and effective working relationships with clients and colleagues;
  • be able to work alone when necessary and make sound and ethical decisions in according with the nursing profession.


As a Seventh-day Adventist institution, NCU gives preference to qualified individuals who are members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in regular standing.



Deadline for submission of applications is September 21, 2016


Please send application letters with résumés, giving full particulars of qualifications and experience to:


The Human Resource Director

Northern Caribbean University

Mandeville P.O.


Jamaica, West Indies


Telephone: 876-963-7163







Northern Caribbean University is a

Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher education

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