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Winchester Public Schools

Winchester, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3017756
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : January 7, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Works collaboratively with the RN and teaching staff to provide one on one care to a medically complex student. When one-on-one care is not needed, then the LPN is responsible for providing clinical support to the Registered Nurses by providing high quality nursing care services to students in accordance with policies and procedures.

Position Responsibilities: -Provides administration of medication, documentation and assists with inventory. - Provides first aide medical treatment for students and coordinates with case manager and parent/guardian any need for follow up treatment. - Provides emergency first aid for work related staff injury and recommends appropriate medical follow up. - Provides mandated periodic student health screening assessments. - Assesses students after physical restraint and records/maintains appropriate documentation. - Maintains student health records and ensures that records are complete and up to date. - Understands Individual Health Plans as indicated and provides relevant information to staff to assisting students' care. - Assists teachers with health groups as indicated; researches information if indicated. - Maintains contact with health care providers and school staff as indicated.

Winchester High School is a comprehensive high school that works to meet the needs of all learners. WHS serves over 1,350 students in grades 9-12. We strive to create a well-developed curriculum that reflects a focus on the whole student as we endeavor to prepare all students to be ready and successful for any path they choose when they leave our halls.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > School Nurse
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Winchester Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on 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

    • Graduate of a Practical Nurse Program approved by The Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing.
      Current License as a Practical Nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
      Prefer 1-3 years experience in pediatric, community health, education or related field.
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Jennifer Markham
    • 80 Skillings Road
    • Winchester, Massachusetts 01890
    • Phone: 781-721-7020
    • Fax: 781-721-7042
    • Email: click here

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