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Licensed Practical Nurse - Classroom or 1:1 $5000 STIPENDS

Company: TrulyHired
Location: Lawrence
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Job Description:

1. Provides emergency care in cases of injury or sudden illness. Such care will be limited to First Aid only, followed up by referral to the family physician or proper medical facility.2. Maintains an accurate health record on each student.3. Documents First Aid and illness care provided to staff and students. Completes accident reports, and maintains an accurate log of health room activity.4. Screens all new students to ensure compliance with immunization laws and makes recommendations for exclusion of students for lack of compliance to school administration.5. Identifies students with health problems.6. Organizes, implements, and reports on mandated health screening programs in assigned schools. 7. Recommends exclusion and monitors readmission to school for students with infectious or communicable diseases. 8. Maintains First Aid Supplies in an appropriate location in the school.9. Makes appropriate referrals and follows-up on vision, hearing, and scoliosis screening failures.10. Collaborates/cooperates with community providers and state agencies to meet the health and social service needs of students.11. Acts as a resource to the student, parent, principal and teachers in matters pertaining to health.12. Identifies health and safety hazards in the school and advises school administration.13. Demonstrates knowledge of, and the ability to administer medications appropriately, in keeping with school policy on administration of medication in school. 14. Other nursing duties as assigned.

  • Position Type:Full-time
  • Positions Available:2Job Category :Student Services > School NurseLocation DescriptionThe Lawrence Public Schools will ensure that ALL students will successfully master the content and skills necessary to graduate from high school, college and/or career ready, by providing a standards-based, rigorous instructional program focused on academic achievement and the development of 21st century skills accompanied by a comprehensive system of supports, all of which are monitored and assessed regularly to ensure accountability to all stakeholders. Learn more about us...Equal Opportunity EmployerLawrence Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.Job Requirements
    • 1. Graduate of a Practical Nursing Program approved by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing.2. Current license as a Practical Nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.3. 1 - 3 years experience in pediatrics, community health or related field.4. Proficient in English.5. Bilingual preferred.
    • At least 1 yearof relevant experience preferred
    • Undergraduate Certificate degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa requiredContact Information
      • Mary Toomey , Assistant Superintendent
      • 255 Essex Street
      • Lawrence,Massachusetts 01840
        • Phone: 978-975-5905 x-25614
        • Email: click here

Keywords: TrulyHired, Lawrence , Licensed Practical Nurse - Classroom or 1:1 $5000 STIPENDS, Healthcare , Lawrence, Massachusetts

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