SCHOOL NURSE
Greater Lowell Technical High School

Job Order #: 15524228

Tyngsboro, MA 01879

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 9/21/2021

EXPIRES 12/20/2021

Job Description

POSITION:  TEMPORARY SCHOOL NURSE

Job ID: 3670193
Application Deadline: September 24, 2021  
Posted: September 17, 2021
Starting Date: Immediately
Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1
GLTHS-Guidance Department

Job Description
PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION:
-    To maintain health of school population so that they may attain maximum education

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:
-    Provide emergency first aid and medical service for students, staff and visitors
-    Dispensing of prescribed medication to the students and staff
-    Assists physician in conducting physicals for sophomore students, sports physicals, special areas and selective staff members
-    Ensure follow-up with parents or guardians of students with any unusual health findings and upon request participates in counseling of health problems
-    Communicates health problems of students such as neglect, drug abuse, communicable disease, nutrition or adolescent pregnancy to proper agencies and/or staff for referrals in order to provide optimum health services for students
-    Performs scoliosis screening and reports this information as required by the State of Massachusetts
-    Performs selective vision and hearing tests
-    Participates in Core Evaluations
-    Counseling of students, parents and staff concerning health and safety problems
-    Records data and maintains up-to-date school health records, including immunization reports as required by the State of Massachusetts
-    Records monthly and yearly data of health problems and accidents in order to research and evaluate problems and to maintain a safe and healthy environment
-    Participate in school programs and activities such as drug abuse, alcohol awareness, disease education and also serves on advisory committees
-    Performs select procedures for handicapped students
-    Provides literature to students and staff on current health topics
-    Maintains inventory and orders supplies needed for health services

Job Requirements
- Bachelors Degree in Nursing from an accredited college/university ? Must be licensed to practice professional nursing in Massachusetts
- School Nurse Certification from Department of Education (preferred)
- Knowledge of emergency first aid care, adolescent health issues and CPR certified
- Completed courses of study in education, behavioral/social sciences, health and public relations
- At least two years of supervised experience in school or community health nursing.
- Bachelor degree preferred
- Citizenship, residency or work visa required


For full job description please visit the link provided: Temporary School Nurse job in Tyngsboro, Massachusetts (schoolspring.com)

How To Apply

Please email your resume to thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com for consideration

Address

250 Pawtucket BLVD.
Tyngsboro, MA 01879

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Name

Thavrith Thao

Title

Business Services Representative

Email

thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com

Phone

978-805-4875

Address

107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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