Part-time School Nurse: Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus Catholic School: Joliet, IL

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Part-Time School Nurse

Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus Catholic School; Joliet, Illinois
Position available: August, 2020

School Nurse
St. Raymond Catholic School in Joliet, IL is seeking candidates for a part-time nurse.  Ideal candidates have the nursing skills and health knowledge in the school environment to promote maximum health and facilitate the learning, social adjustment, and the emotional and physical well-being of each child.

About St. Ray’s
The Cathedral of St. Raymond Catholic School has proudly served the families in the Joliet area for 100 years.  It is our mission to uniquely challenge every student with an education of unparalleled quality.  Equally important is the partnership we hold with parents to teach and build our children up to be kind, compassionate and to share Christ’s love with the world.  Student success is a reflection of a school culture that is Gospel-driven and joy-filled. 

For more information about the community and culture of St. Ray’s, please visit our website:  and/or our Facebook page:  
Duties of this job include, but are not limited to:

  1. Developing plans for student care based on assessment, interventions, and identification of outcomes, and the evaluation of care.
  2. Serving as a consultant to other school professionals, such as food service personnel, physical education teachers, coaches, and counselors.
  3. Providing health-related education to students and staff in both individual and group settings.
  4. Monitoring immunizations, managing communicable diseases, and assessing the school environment as to prevent injury and ensure safety
  5. Overseeing infection control measures
  6. Daily tracking of students and staff for symptoms related to COVID-19.
  7. Actively participating in school safety plans that address school violence, bullying, and emergencies that may occur at school.
  8. Overseeing medication administration, health care procedures, and the development of healthcare plans.
  9. Overseeing vision, hearing, lice, and mental health screening procedures.
  10. Making decisions related to the delegation of healthcare tasks as directed by state laws and professional practice guidance.
  11. Regularly prepare and submit state reports to IL State Board of Education (ISBE).
  12. Assist families in locating outside care and obtaining health insurance.
  13. Teach and act in accordance with Catholic doctrinal and moral teachings of the Catholic Church.
  14. Practice and promote positive interaction with and among students.
  15. Build and maintain a vibrant school culture centered on joy, respect and love.
  16. Value parents as important partners in the work of the school by maintaining frequent contact.
  17. Work collaboratively with colleagues to ensure the success of our school mission.
  18. Assume responsibility for the care of materials, equipment, and facilities.
  19. Maintain professional status through dress and communication.
  20. Maintain confidentiality and discretion regarding school personnel, students and general school matters.
  21. Perform other duties identified by the principal.


  1. Minimum completion of q Bachelor’s degree in nursing
  2. Nursing experience is preferred, but is not required
  3. Ability to work independently or with others
  4. Ability to assess situations and to act quickly
  5. First Aid/CPR certification
  6. Belief in the mission and vision of St. Ray’s
  7. A practicing Catholic is preferred
  8. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  9. Compliance with Safe Environment requirements

Physical Requirements and Work Environment
Ability to stand, walk, and sit frequently or for prolonged periods of time. Additionally physical abilities include lifting/carrying/pushing/pulling, stooping/crouching, reaching/handling/fingering, talking/hearing conversations, and near/far visual acuity/depth perception/color vision/field of vision.

To Apply for this Position
Complete an online Applicant Tracking application and required uploads.
Email a cover letter and current resume to Miss Marjorie Hill, Principal, at




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Diocese of Joliet

608 N Raynor Av, Joliet, IL 60435