School Nurse

Teaneck Public Schools | Teaneck, NJ

  

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CountyBergen
Posted Date 4/11/2022
Expiration Date6/30/2022
Description
School Nurse 

Essential Qualifications:
  • Must be able to perform essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Must have a valid New Jersey Registered Nursing License with a Certificate for School Nursing.
  • Ability to work effectively with staff, parents, community members, and students to maintain and strengthen sound human relations for the improvement of the school program.
  • Must be able to work harmoniously in a multicultural diverse community.
Responsibilities:
 
To be performed in a manner consistent with Professional Standards, the New Jersey State Nurse Practice Act, District Policies and Regulations.
  • Uses the nursing process to assess the health needs of students and staff.
  • Reviews immunization and physical examination records of all new/transfer students to determine eligibility for entering the Teaneck Public Schools District.
  • Maintains accurate health records (A45) for all students ensuring compliance with immunizations for each grade level.
  • Administers medications and treatments as ordered by the physician. 
  • Provides care for student and staff illness and accidents.
  • Develops individual health care plans and modifications for students with special health care needs.
  • Serves as liaison between the home, medical community, and the school regarding student health concerns.
  • Performs NJ State mandated school screenings.
  • Attend staff and professional meetings.
  • Monitors the school environment and recommends changes to promote health and safety.
  • Monitor attendance records to ensure students are attending school regularly.
  • Serves as a member of the building Child Study Team and/or 504 committee, as needed.
  • Performs, as assigned by the Superintendent or his/her designee, additional or alternate duties which are within the scope of employment and certification.

NJ First Act effective 9/1/2011
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Application Procedure:
Apply Online
 
County
Bergen

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