School Nurse - Substitute(s)

Job | Posted 3 months ago
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Benefits Type: NonBenefited - Casual/Seasonal
Reports To: Lead Nurse
Salary: $35 per hour - This is a non-benefited position. There is no set schedule.
Work schedules depend on the needs of the district
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Job Goal: School nurses facilitate positive student responses to normal development; promote health and safety; intervene with actual and potential health problems; provide case management services; and actively collaborate with others to build student and family capacity for adaptation, self-management, self-advocacy, and learning.

Job Qualifications:
  1. Bachelor’s degree in nursing.
  2. Current nursing license.
  3. School nurses certification preferred.
  4. Current CPR certification.
  5. Successful experience with children and youth preferred.
  6. Ability to cooperate with the other members of the school staff on the program and problems relating to health and health priorities.
Essential Job Functions:
  1. Responsible for professional medical treatment of students.
  2. Responsible for early detection of physical problems as well as health evaluation.
  3. Responsible for disease prevention.
  4. Maintain clinical records.
  5. Conducts state mandated screenings and health assessments.
  6. Provide emergency aid to students and school staff.
  7. Assists teachers in instructing students in health and nutrition education.
  8. Provide a variety of clerical duties in the health center, answering the health center telephone, filing health center records and reports, recording health and immunization data.
  9. Carrying out such other appropriate assignments not enumerated above as are made by the Lead Nurse.
  10. Shall cover other district health centers as needed.

Posted By

Brandywine School District

1311 Brandywine Blvd., Wilmington, DE 19809
Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $14,609

% ELL Students


State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.05

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 349