SCHOOL NURSE

L. H. Coffin Elementary School

Marblehead Public Schools

Marblehead , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2879307
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 3, 2018
  • Starting Date: January 25, 2018

Job Description

The Marblehead Public School District is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position School Nurse, a position at the Coffin Elementary School. This is a full-time and school-year position.

MARBLEHEAD PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Posted Vacancy January 3, 2018
TITLE: School Nurse

LOCATION: Coffin Elementary School


REPORTS TO: Principal and Nurse Leader

Pay: In accordance with CBA

RESPONSIBLE FOR:
Reporting directly to the Building Principal and Nurse Leader, assists the administration and members of the educational team in providing the fullest possible educational opportunity for each student by minimizing absence due to illness and creating an optimal environment of health and well being within the school.

Position Responsibilities:

• Assists administrators, school physician, School Health Advisory Council, and administration in developing a school health program.
• Participates in the planning and implementation of goals established by the
School Nurse Leader and district school nurses.
• Conducts health screenings as directed by state statutes, district policies and administrative plans.
• Observes students on a regular basis to assess and detect individual health needs.
• Provides direct nursing care as needed to meet the needs of the students
• Administers first aid in accordance with established first aid procedures from a recognized agency, i.e. American Heart Association.
• Maintains up-to-date cumulative health records on all students and reports any discrepancies.
• Collaborates and reports to school personnel, administration, physicians, and agencies to ensure consistent communication and implementation of student health needs in a timely and appropriate manner.
• Visits student homes when necessary.
• Assumes authority, in the absence of a physician, for emergent care of a student or faculty member who has sustained an injury or developed a serious illness.
• Implements district policy and state statutes on attendance exclusion and readmission with regard to infection/contagious disease, as well as non-compliance with immunization requirements.
• Actively participates in professional development programs and workshops.
• Provides Universal Precautions instruction and reinforcement to students and staff.
• Provides other duties as required
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > School Nurse
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    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Marblehead Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination om the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate IN an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education educator license as a School Nurse is required.
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Margarita Perlin
    • 40 Baldwin Road
    • Marblehead, Massachusetts 01945
    • Phone: (781) 576-9556
    • Fax: 781-639-3173
    • Email: click here

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