School Nurse

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 Date:              September 18, 2020                                              
From:              Office of the Superintendent
Subject:          Vacancy
Position:         School Nurse-Phifer Middle
 
Pennsauken Public Schools is an urban/suburban Pre-K to 12th grade school district of approximately 5,000 students located in Camden County, New Jersey
 
Responsibilities:

  • Assesses the physical well being of the students in terms of developmental and present health status.
  • Provides appropriate direct medical services to students in accordance with N.J.A.C. 6:29 and Board of Education Policy and Procedure Handbook.
  • Consults with staff regarding modification or change in the educational environment when indicated by the student’s developmental or health status.
  • Coordinates the medical referral process and communicates medical findings to appropriate persons and/or agencies.
  • Initiates, facilitates and maintains liaison between the school and community health agencies.
  • Participates in the health education program by providing health instruction and in-service education when appropriate.
  • Provides health counseling to students, parents and staff.
  • Administers student medication, when prescribed, for pupils to attend school according to State Department guidelines and Board of Education Policy.
  • Performs other duties within the scope of employment and certification as assigned by the Director of Special Services or his/her designee(s).
 
Qualifications
  • Appropriate New Jersey Certification for School Nurse
  • Current Registered Nurse License-State of New Jersey (to be renewed biannually)
  • Minimum of 3 years of clinical professional experience preferred
  • Current CPR Certification for Health Care Providers (to be renewed biannually)
  • MUST pass NJ Criminal History Review Unit fingerprinting requirement
  • New Jersey state residency requirements for public school employees in effect
                                               
Terms: 
  • Salary, terms and conditions to be determined as per PEA contract 

How to Apply:
  • Applications are accepted on-line only. To apply, go to www.pennsauken.net and choose employment.
  • Please submit your resume, cover letter, references and applicable certifications.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.
 
Deadline for Application:    Until Filled
 

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Pennsauken Township School Disrict

1695 Hylton Road, Pennsauken, NJ 08110
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$20,135

State Average: $19,422

% ELL Students

4%

State Average: 5%

Student Teacher Ratio

13.05

State Average: 12.25

% IEP Students

19%

State Average: 16%

FTE

797

State Average: 345