School Nurse Tech

posted Sep 10, 2019, 7:11 AM by Brandi Smith
The Licking R-VIII School District has an immediate opening for a School Nurse Tech, offering regular daytime hours and the reward of contributing to your local community. Ideal candidates will possess the ability to adhere to policies and procedures, adapt to a variety of circumstances, and exercise an extreme amount of compassion and patience.

Job Description:
Provides health care services to students.
Checks immunization records, provides first-aid, and maintains health records of students.
Counsels students in good health habits.
Assists in maintaining a healthy, safe, learning environment by promoting OSHA Standards relevant to bio-hazardous materials, hepatitis, and first aid-CPR training.
Monitors and follows all aspects of dispensing medication (prescription or over-the-counter) to students at school, according to school protocol and policies and procedures to include proper provider authorization, parental request, proper administration, and timely documentation.
Verifies the identity of each student and dosage instructions with office administration before medicine (prescription or over-the-counter) is dispensed to a student.
Collaborates with school office staff, principal, and/or parents regarding students identified for exclusion due to medical reasons.

Qualifications include one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Must meet all current and applicable local, state, and federal licensing requirements to Licensed Practical Nursing. The Licking R-VIII School District is an equal opportunity employer.