Job Title: School Registered Nurse (RN)
Location: Whitney Point, New York
Job Description: We are currently seeking a compassionate and skilled Registered Nurse (RN) to join our school healthcare team in Whitney Point, New York. As a School RN, you will play a vital role in providing comprehensive healthcare services to students and promoting a safe and healthy learning environment. The ideal candidate will have experience in pediatric nursing, excellent communication skills, and a passion for supporting the well-being of students.
- Provide direct nursing care to students with acute and chronic health conditions
- Administer medications, treatments, and emergency interventions as prescribed
- Assess and manage student injuries, illnesses, and medical emergencies
- Collaborate with parents, teachers, and administrators to develop individualized healthcare plans for students with special needs
- Monitor and maintain student health records and documentation
- Conduct health screenings, immunization assessments, and vision/hearing tests as required
- Educate students, families, and staff on health promotion, disease prevention, and healthy lifestyle choices
- Assist in the management of communicable diseases and implement infection control measures
- Collaborate with healthcare providers, community resources, and support services to meet students' healthcare needs
- Participate in school health initiatives, committees, and professional development activities
- Valid Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of New York
- Graduation from an accredited nursing program
- Experience in pediatric nursing or a related field preferred
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work effectively in a school environment and collaborate with diverse stakeholders
- Knowledge of state and federal regulations pertaining to school health services
- Strong assessment, critical thinking, and problem-solving abilities
- CPR certification and basic first aid knowledge
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and paid time off. This is an exciting opportunity to make a positive impact on students' health and well-being within an educational setting.
To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter highlighting your experience and passion for school nursing.
- Full-time position for the remainder of the 22/23 school year
- Competitive hourly rate
- Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision insurance
- 401(k) retirement plan with employer match
- Professional development opportunities and ongoing support from ProCare Therapy
If you are a compassionate and dedicated RN with a passion for working with children, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Please submit your resume and cover letter to be considered for this position.
School Staffing Specialist
(678) 710 7572
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled