District Office - Part Time Nurse
A position has been declared open in the Weber School District for a School Nurse. The position is for 8 hours, two days a week, 9 months per year. Applicants may apply on Teachers-Teacher.com. Files will be reviewed before interviews are scheduled.
Job Description: • Perform health screenings, including vision and scoliosis • Coordinate referrals to private healthcare providers • Serve as liaisons between school personnel, family, and community healthcare providers to ensure a healthy school environment • Work with school teams to develop health care plans for student care based on assessment, interventions, and identification of outcomes, and the evaluation of care • Serve as consultants with other school professionals, such as food service personnel, physical education teachers, coaches, mental health specialists, and counselors • Provide health-related education to students and staff in both individual and group settings, including maturation, sexually transmitted infections, handwashing, dental health, and other health related topics in the classroom • Monitor immunizations, manage communicable diseases, and assess the school environment as needed to prevent injury and ensure safety • Oversee infection control measures in coordination with the local health department • Actively participate in school safety plans that address school violence, bullying, and emergencies that may occur at school • Oversee medication administration, health care procedures, and the development of emergency action plans • Make decisions related to the delegation of healthcare tasks as directed by state laws and professional practice guidance • Provide health advice to school educational teams, such as the Individualized Educational Plan (IEP) team, Child Study Teams, etc • Assist families with locating outside care and obtaining health insurance • Provide training to school staff members in CPR/First Aid/ AED and health promotion practices.
Education Requirements: BSN or bachelor’s in a health related field, with a current Utah RN license At least one year of nursing experience required. WEBER SCHOOL DISTRICT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER