Oct 19, 2020

School Nurse - 1 year position

  • TrulyHired
  • Newport, VT 05855, USA
Full-time School Support

Job Description

Minimum Qualifications: 4-year degree in nursing with a current valid license as a professional registered nurse; current
certificate in CPR and First Aid; completed 2 years of clinical or community nursing experience with a minimum of 200
days of nursing practice within the last 4 years. Must have or be eligible for appropriate Vermont Agency of Education
licensure.

Salary & Benefits: As per Teacher's Negotiated Agreement. This is a 186-day yearly contract.

Position Goal: Support the District's reopening efforts and support school nurses across the SU with the development and implementation of health care services program, which is in compliance with the state and federal regulations, to promote
an optimal level of wellness for students and staff.

This will be an itinerant position and assigned as needed across 10 schools. This is a one-year position only.

Duties & Responsibilities include:
-Serves as health liaison between school, health care providers, parents and the community.
-Assesses student problems and makes appropriate referrals working with students, teachers, parents, and
health care providers as needed. (medical and mental health care professionals as needed.)
- Participates on the crisis team and school committees when appropriate.
- Provide preventative health services and direct intervention services.
- Use an appropriate referral process.
- Conduct ongoing student health assessments.
- Promoter of a healthful school environment.
- Planner and coordinator of communicable disease control.

Application Process: Please send letter of interest, resume listing 3 current references, transcripts, and copy of appropriate
Vermont license via Schoolspring.com (preferred) or to:

Nancy Griffith, NCSU Human Resource Coordinator
121 Duchess Avenue, Suite A
Newport, Vermont 05855
[email protected]

Deadline: Application-screening process will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Criminal Background and Child Abuse/Neglect Registry Checks are required.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
Job Category: Student Services > School Nurse
Equal Opportunity Employer
North Country Supervisory Union is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.
Job Requirements
  • At least 4 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Associate degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required
Application Questions
There are no application questions required for this job posting.
Contact Information
  • Nancy Griffith, Human Resources Coordinator
  • 121 Duchess Avenue
  • Suite A
  • Newport, Vermont 05855

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