CLER-273 REPOSTED School Nurse
Requirements: Civil Service – Non-competitive. High school diploma or GED required.
Registered Nurse License Required; CPR/AED Certification Required; Concussion Training Required
Job Description: Anticipated initial assignment is to be at various sites in Orleans and/or Niagara Counties, NY. Please see the attached job description. Responsibilities include but shall not be limited to providing health services to students, monitoring students’ medical conditions, communicating with parents/guardians, and collaborating with other BOCES nurses to ensure compliance and consistency across the organization. Responsibilities may also include but shall not be limited to performance of functions such as administration of daily medication and provision of routine medical procedures such as diabetic checks and blood sugar monitoring, tube feedings, suctions, seizure management, urinary catheterizations, and insertions of urinary catheters. The school nurse may be required to supervise Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) and other licensed and unlicensed staff. It is desired that the individual have knowledge regarding provision of services to students with disabilities. CPR/AED certification is required. Concussion training is required (online training may be completed after being hired). Certification as a CPR/AED trainer is preferred. Additional desirable characteristics include dependability, good organizational skills, and experience with computer software databases. Regarding physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position, requirements include but are not limited to the abilities to regularly and repetitively stand, walk, sit, lift, carry, bend, stoop, crouch, reach, climb stairs, push and pull. Regular attendance and dependability are required. Other responsibilities may be assigned. The assignment is subject to change. Salary: Up to $54,830 annually (ten-month work year per the teacher calendar).
Application Procedure: Please click the application link below to download and print application. Applications are considered as they are received.