School Nurse Jobs in Ohio

ProCare celebrates the expertise, compassion and patience of nurses who look to pursue a school nurse job in Ohio. School nurses hold an incredibly important role in ensuring the health of schools as they support students to learn, participate and grow the best that they can.

To ensure you can find the best school nurse job for you, we offer a wide variety of school nurse jobs in Ohio—from Ohio travel school nurse jobs, RN school nurse jobs, and more.

Pursuing a school nurse job in Ohio is an incredibly exciting and rewarding career choice. Every day, we connect nurses to wonderful opportunities in districts and schools across the state. Get started on your next school nurse job in Ohio by browsing our openings today!

Ohio School Nurse Job Duties

As a school nurse in Ohio, your main responsibilities will revolve around caring for school-aged children in educational environments. The responsibilities of an Ohio school nurse look quite similar to the responsibilities of nurses across the country, but Ohio school nurses get the added benefit of working with children in schools, meaning each day is new and exciting in completely different ways!

Additional day-to-day responsibilities you’ll take on in an Ohio RN school nurse job might include performing health screens on students, developing roadmaps for student care, overseeing treatment or specialized care during the school day and communicating with school staff and parents.

An added benefit of a school nurse job in Ohio includes the opportunity to determine your own summer schedule when school is out of session. For example, you can take the summer off from your full-time school nurse job or take on a summer school nurse job.

Ohio RN & LPN School Nurse Job Requirements

Before applying for an Ohio school nurse job, it’s important to know that the National Board for Certification of School Nurses (NBCSN) requires all school nurses to have at least a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Once this degree is acquired, nurses can then take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses and apply for an Ohio RN school nurse job. While most schools prefer their school nurses to have a four-year degree, some Ohio schools might hire licensed practical nurses (LPNs) for an LPN school nurse job opening. At ProCare, you can find a variety of opportunities that meet your specific certifications and qualifications, including Ohio LVN school nurse jobs.

Because Ohio school nurse jobs require you to work in a school setting, additional licensing and certification requirements that vary state-by-state may be required. Contact the state’s Department of Education to learn which certified school nurse jobs in Ohio meets your certifications.

ProCare has a variety of temporary, temp-to-perm and permanent Ohio school nurse jobs waiting for you—get started on making a difference in children’s lives and apply today!

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