Anticipated School District Nurse

Sussex County Educational Services Commission | Sparta, NJ

Posted Date 6/16/2022
Expiration Date8/15/2022

Sussex County ESC is anticipating hiring a FT School Nurse.

The District Nurse at Sussex County ESC works from our Northern Hills Academy Campus and provides direct nursing services to about 45 special education students, ranging in abilities.    This person also assists and supports with nursing in our non-public programs with nursing requirements.  

Qualifications: NJ Registered Nurse License, NJ School Nurse Certification, Passing required criminal background check, NJ Fingerprinting and proof of US Citizenship or legal alien status.

  • Demonstrates abilility to work effectively with children and their families.
  • Knowledge of community health resources and ability to effectively communicate with non-school health professionals.
  • Demonstrates expertise in school nursing and emergency procedures

Effective September 1, 2022- June 30, 2023


Responsibilities include:

  1. Responsible to Superintendent, Building Principal
  2. Enhancing the educational process of our students/staff in attaining and/or maintaining optimum health and in promoting positive health attitudes and healthy habits.
  3. Conducts all health screenings required and oversee health related activities in approved Non-Public programs with assigned school nurses.
  4. Works in cooperation with school physician, school health professionals and members of staff, parents, school required committees and community health 
  5. Provides emergency care 
  6. Works with Superintendent to support policy
  7. Assumes responsibility for required supplies
  8. Provides special health care services to meet the needs of student population

Benefits:  10 month salary and benefits as negotiated by the SCESC- ESCEA

      Available Summer ESY contract - additional salary

Please contact Superintendent  Andrea Romano, 

Resume, Cover Letter, License and Certification materials can be emailed, and /or sent A. Romano Superintendent

                                                                                                                               SCESC- 10 Gail Court

                                                                                                                               Sparta, NJ 07871




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