School Nurse

East Orange Community Charter School | East Orange, NJ

  
CountyEssex
Posted Date 11/03/2022
Expiration Date3/03/2023
Description

The full time school nurse promotes health and safety in the school environment and provides health services to students, faculty and staff.

Responsibilities:

Work with health professionals, such as family liaisons, members of the staff, parents and
community health professionals
Conducts screenings required by the state such as audiometric tests, heights and weights
Assist with health surveys of students. Make referrals and conducts follow-up activities
as necessary.
Visit all EOCCS sites to assist with children
Administer prescribed medication to students in accordance with law and board policy
Attends Health and Safety meetings bi-monthly
Performs other duties as required
Manages all daily medications required by students
Maintains student health equipment

Requirements:

1-2 years of experience
School nurse must possess a registered nurse (RN) license, Bachelor’s Degree and Education School Nurse Standard Certificate
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Maturity and ability to work independently
Welcoming and positive presence
Outstanding communication skills and strong interpersonal skills with students, parents, colleagues and community members
Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet tight deadlines
Ability to stand or walk as required
Considerable knowledge of medical disorders and treatment
Prior experience working in schools and/or urban communities preferred

County
Essex
Type of Job (K-12 or Higher Ed.)
K-12

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