School Nurse

Garden Valley School District Southwest / Boise School Nurse Not Applicable Full Time Posted 20D ago

About this job

The School Nurse will be responsible for providing medical assistance to school-age students and they complete multiple tasks each day, from assessing minor injuries to requesting emergency services.Specific School Nurse job duties include but are not limited to:• Conducting student hearing and vision screenings• Educating students on hygiene and safety practices• Dispensing prescription medications to students per physician instructions• Verifying vaccination records• Taking students’ temperatures when fever is suspected• Writing any necessary Medical Plans and Seizure Action Plans• Treating minor injuries such as cuts, scrapes and bruises• Contacting parents when students are ill or injured

Education required

Have graduated from an accredited school of practical nursing and hold an Idaho license in good standing as a licensed practical nurse.

Experience required

Have a minimum of two years experience as a licensed practical nurse with at least one-year experience working with a pediatric population.

Skills required

Be CPR and first aid certified or attains such certification within 30 days of date of hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

Garden Valley School District 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.