Substitute Nurse

Salem County Vocational & Special Services Schools | Woodstown, NJ

Posted Date 7/06/2022
Expiration Date8/22/2022

Title: Substitute School Nurse-District Level


Reports To: Nursing Coordinator


Qualifications: 1. New Jersey Registered Nurse License

  1. Required Criminal History background check and proof of U.S. citizenship or legal alien status


Job Goal: To provide professional expertise in recommending and delivering appropriate health services to non-public students. 


Duties and Performance Responsibilities:


  1. Assists with medical examinations, including dental screenings of students in a timely manner. 
  2. Conducts hearing and vision screenings.
  3. Conducts examinations of pupils between the ages of 10 and 18 for scoliosis.
  4. Maintains current student health records, and notifies local or county health officials of any student who has not been properly immunized.
  5. Completes an annual report on the immunization status of students for submission to the State Department of Health.
  6. Notifies parents of health concerns/screenings in a timely manner.
  7. Reviews health concerns with students, parents and staff.
  8. Makes referrals for medical treatment for pupils with special health needs.
  9. Participates in in-service training. 
  10. Completes monthly reports which accurately reflect activities.
  11. Implements health services as required by current state laws.
  12. Dispenses medication to students as prescribed by physician.
  13. Performs such other duties as deemed necessary by the Supervisor of Non-public Programs.


Terms of Employment:  

Daily Rate and work year to be determined by need



 Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board’s policy on Evaluation of Professional Personnel.



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