Registered Nurse - Lakeway Texas

  • Lakeway, TX
  • Schools - RN Nurse
  • 3 days ago
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Job Title: School Registered Nurse

Location: Lakeway, Texas

Schedule: Full-time

Contract: ProCare Therapy 22/23 school year

ProCare Therapy is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) for a full-time position in Lakeway, Texas. This position will be contracted through ProCare Therapy for the 22/23 school year. The RN will be responsible for providing nursing services to students in a school setting, promoting a safe and healthy learning environment.

Position Details:

  • June 5 - July 27
  • 2-4 days/week (mostly 4)
  • About 16 hours/week
  • PK-5th grade at one location, 6th grade- 22y/o at other location
  • Various disabilities
  • 4 openings
  • Will renew next school year for full time

Responsibilities:

  • Provide nursing assessments and interventions to students with specific health needs, including administration of medications, treatments, and procedures as prescribed by a licensed healthcare provider.
  • Develop and implement Individual Health Plans (IHPs) and Emergency Care Plans (ECPs) for students with specific health needs, in collaboration with healthcare providers and families.
  • Monitor and document student health status and communicate changes or concerns to parents, healthcare providers, and school staff.
  • Provide health education to students, families, and school staff on specific health needs and related topics, including disease prevention, healthy lifestyles, and first aid.
  • Collaborate with school staff and community resources to develop and implement school-wide health promotion and disease prevention initiatives.
  • Maintain confidential and accurate health records for students, including immunization records, medication administration records, and health assessments.
  • Provide guidance and support to school staff on students' specific health needs and concerns.
  • Participate in emergency preparedness and response planning for the school, including crisis management and evacuation procedures.

Requirements:

  • Active and valid Rhode Island RN license
  • Current certification in CPR, First Aid, and AED
  • Experience in pediatric nursing, school nursing, or public health nursing preferred
  • Knowledge of state and federal laws related to school health services and nursing practice
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Working Conditions: The School RN will work in a school setting, typically during school hours. The work may be physically demanding at times, and may require frequent standing, walking, and bending. Nurses may work in a variety of environments, including classrooms, health clinics, and other designated health care areas within the school. The position may require some evening or weekend work for school-related events and activities. The nurse must follow infection control and safety protocols to maintain a safe and healthy work environment. The nurse must also be able to provide services to the student in a private and confidential manner.

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter!

DJ Thomas
School Staffing Specialist
[email protected]
(678) 710 7572

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