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QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma.
Certification as a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Valid driver’s license.
Computer knowledge and skills.
Strong communications skills with staff, parents, students.

REPORTS TO:              Assistant Superintendent/Executive Director of Pupil Personnel Services
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JOB GOAL:

Assist in the implementation of school district health standards.

Performance Responsibilities:
Provides direct nursing care to students and staff in accordance with professional standards, school policies and procedure, and state and local mandates
Maintains accurate, complete records as required by law, district policy and administrative     regulation
Collects and maintains current health-related data, i.e. medical records, incident of diseases, physical and immunization records
Administers and monitors medication, subject to local policy regarding the administration of medication at school
Strives to remain current in the field of nursing through professional growth activities, workshops, in-services
Provides crisis intervention support and/or emergency care for students and/or staff in the event of sudden illness or injury
Serves as a liaison between home, school, community health agencies and the private medical sector
Cooperates with staff, administration, and parents to promote and maintain a sound healthy learning environment
Serves on building and/or district committees as requested
Participates in School Improvement Processes
Administers hearing and vision tests, contingent upon appropriate certification
Monitors students with specific medical needs
Performs other health or school related duties as assigned

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:      185 days Classified position with salary and hours to be established by the Board of Education

EVALUATION:                      Performance will be evaluated annually in accordance with the
provisions established by the Board of Education.

SALARY RANGE:                  RN:      $20.00
LPN:     $18.00

This job description has been reviewed in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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