The school nurse would be stationed at Middlefork School within the Vermilion Association for Special Education. The nurse's primary responsibilities include distributing medications, checking vitals, assessing illness, checking blood sugar, providing professional development to staff, and conducting medical reviews and making educational recommendations for special education students. The school nurse may occasionally assist within multiple school sites in districts served by the Vermilion Association for Special Education. ISBE Type 73 School Service Personnel - School Nurse Certification is preferred. If not currently held, the applicant must be willing to take a certification course offered through the Illinois State Board of Education. Work for the course may be completed within contractual hours. (RN, LPN, BSN all considered).
Salary and benefits are outlined in the Vermilion Education Association contract and are based on years of experience and credentials.