School Nurse - Start Date: Wednesday, August 19th

Aquinas Catholic Community School
Employment Type
Part Time
Location
Merrillville, IN
Posted Date

Description 

ACCS is searching for a part time registered nurse. The individual must transmit the mission and culture of Aquinas School in all they do. We are seeking a service-minded person who will foster a healthy and professional atmosphere for students, staff and parents.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Perform health screenings
  • Provide healthcare for students, faculty and staff
  • Maintain student/faculty health information in school management system
  • Serve as a liaison between school personnel, families, and community healthcare providers to ensure a healthy school environment.
  • Provide health education as needed to students and staff
  • Consult with school personnel such as administration, teachers, food service providers, the physical education instructor, and coaches
  • Monitor immunization records in school management system
  • Perform hearing and vision screenings per state guidelines
  • Distribute medications as necessary
  • Make decisions and recommendations regarding school healthcare, sanitation, and safety measures
  • Serve as a liaison as needed regarding student Individual Service Plans (ISPs)

Job Qualifications 

Registered Nurse