Aug 28, 2020

School Nurse - RN

  • TrulyHired
  • Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514, USA
Full-time School Support

Job Description

Position: School Nurse

Type: Public

County: Apache


Contact Information:
Red Mesa Unified School District
HC 61 Box 40

Teec Nos Pos, Arizona 86514

Job Description:
FULL-TIME SCHOOL NURSE LOCATION: Red Mesa Unified School District
HC 61 Box 40, Teec Nos Pos, Arizona 86514

DUTIES: Maintain the school health center. Establish and Maintain accurate and complete health records including cumulative health records and emergency information on students. As appropriate, provide information to all staff regarding acute and chronic student health problems. Carry out first aid and emergency care procedures as needed. Participate in identification, health evaluations case management and appropriate care for chronically ill or physically disabled students as requested by the ESS Facilitator. Administer medications according to applicable laws and school district policies. Implement district policies and state statues regarding communicable diseases, infectious diseases and animal bites including exclusion and readmission of students and communication with parents, administration and government agencies as required. Provide appropriate health counseling and consultation for students, parents and staff. Prepare and/or distribute health and safety information to students, staff and parents. Conduct classroom seminars on health related topics as appropriate. Conduct and/or participate in staff in-service and parent education programs. Assist other school personnel in establishing safe and sanitary conditions in the school. Work with parents, health care providers and others for the improvement of health services available to students. Assist in conducting research activities to improve the school health program. Alert school administrators to community health trends and problems. Attend and participate in faculty and staff meetings. Participate in the M.I.P.S. program where applicable. Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Valid Arizona State Board of Nursing License. Desire to work with children to promote the school health program. Current CPR certification. Experience as school nurse in public high school setting preferred. Must be certified as an LPN or RN

PERSONAL QUALITIES & VALUES: - Passionately Committed - With humility and curiosity, we seek to know more about our core purpose; seek to share (with each other and with others externally as an advocate); seek to live the mission ourselves with relentless pursuit and intrinsic motivation; seek to understand our work and how it serves the mission. Team Player - We believe our mission can only be accomplished through collaboration and receive true joy in being a part of something greater than ourselves; Each of us is one part of a whole, each with different roles, expertise and responsibilities; working together in synchronicity

QUESTIONS? Please contact for more information and/or in order to express interest in the job opportunity.

  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Category: Student Services > School Nurse
Equal Opportunity Employer
Contact Information
  • Wynonna Henry
  • HC 61 Box 40
  • Teec Nos Pos, Arizona 86514

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