Health Room Volunteer Qualifications

Health Room Volunteers are recruited from a variety of community voluntary groups; recommendations by parent groups, educators, school nurses, and social workers. When properly trained and supervised, the Health Room Volunteers make a major contribution to the delivery of school health services.

 

Qualifications for the Health Room Volunteers include the following:

 

  • CPR/AED and First Aid Certificate are strongly recommended.
  • Good health and good personal hygiene habits.
  • Positive self-esteem; able to set a good example.
  • Able to maintain confidentiality.
  • Able to work with any student and to show non-judgmental compassion for all.
  • Willingness to participate in health-related training workshops
  • Good communication, clerical and filing skills.