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Job Opening Information School Nurse (RN) 2019-20

Job Number
School Nurse (RN) 2019-20
Application Deadline
Position Start Date

Position Title
School Nurse (RN) 2019-20
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Salary/Pay Scale
$24.25 per hour minimum
Job Description

There are openings for Registered Nurses at Ivan Green Primary School and Bishop Kearney High School beginning August 26, 2019.  These are 10 month, 6.5 hour per day positions working 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM.  This position offers full benefits.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:  (All need not be performed in a given position.  Other related activities may be performed although not listed.)

  • Maintains and updates cumulative health records for all students in the building including immunization data;
  • Conducts scoliosis, hearing and vision screening and assists in physical examinations
  • Records attendance data and participates in an intervention program for recurring illness and other attendance problems;
  • Evaluates school‑related injuries and completes district insurance forms;
  • Provides first aid and emergency treatment of injuries and illness of students and faculty;
  • Advises parents of poor attendance, tardiness, and the need for additional medical attention;
  • Dispenses medication as ordered by physician and requested by parent in accordance with New York State Law;
  • Orders, inventories and oversees the storage of first aid and related health supplies and equipment;
  • Acts as a liaison between physician, faculty, student and parents when there is a health problem;
  • May be a member of the Committee on Special Education or Building Resource Team.


FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:  Good knowledge of nursing theory, principles and procedures; good knowledge of the physical, mental, emotional and social health problems of elementary and secondary school pupils; good knowledge of counseling techniques; good knowledge of community health programs; good knowledge of records maintenance; good knowledge of health screening procedures; ability to supervise health aides; ability to provide first aid and emergency treatment; ability to handle confidential records and information; tact; good judgment; integrity; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.


Civil Service Title
School Nurse
Job Qualifications

Possession of a current New York State License as a Registered Nurse.


Application Procedure

Applicants are required to complete an on-line application.  A cover letter, resume, and NYS License may be submitted with the on-line application.  All information is required to complete the application process. 

Job Category
School Nurse (RN)
Job Location
Multiple Locations

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