Licensed Practical Nurse - Classroom or 1:1 $5000 STIPENDS
Posted on: January 6, 2022
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
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