Health Assistant at Sahuaro High School (Effective 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR)
Assists school nurse in caring for the health needs of children and staff at a TUSD school. Under the direct/indirect supervision of a school nurse, performs the essential functions of a health assistant.
High School Diploma or G.E.D.
Three years of experience in a health care setting or school health environment.
Basic training in first aid and CPR certification.
Awareness of the universal precautions for handling body fluids.
Must demonstrate proficiency with thermometer and sphygmomanometer.
Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions.
Any equivalent combination of experience, training, or education.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE
FBI fingerprint background check (at employee’s expense).
Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
CPR and First Aid Certification. Certification must be maintained current during course of employment.
Must release Social Security Number to be eligible for [AZ Health Care Cost Containment System] AHCCCS-Provider ID Number.
Health Services orientation / training required upon employment.
Effective 2020-2021 School Year
Location - Sahuaro High School - Broadway and Camino Seco area
White Collar - Grade 6
8.0 hours per day
10.0 month position
Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language.
The hiring range for external candidates will be $12.58-$14.61, based on experience.
For more information on salary schedule, please visit the White Collar Agreement at http://tusd1.org/Departments/Human-Resources/Employee-Agreements
Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for District benefits.
Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.