LAAA HS School Nurse

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Employer
Delaware Schools Consortium
Location
Clayton, DE
Posted
Sep 13, 2021
Closes
Sep 22, 2021
Ref
2431534331
Organization Type
Corporate
* JobID: 13169

Position Type:
Student Support Services/School Nurse

Date Posted:
9/2/2021

Location:
Las Americas ASPIRA Academy (HS)

District:
Las Americas Aspira Academy

Responsibilities:

Provides first aid care and medically prescribed services.

Develops policies, procedures and work standards for school health program.

Monitors compliance of school health program with federal, state and local laws, regulations and policies.

Initiates program changes as needed.

Manages school medical budget and expenses efficiently.

Prepares health reports as needed.

Collaborates with other child-support agencies in designing and providing a school health program.

Maintains security of school health supplies.

Serves as a resource person on health issues.

Provides staff development on health-related topics for school staff and volunteers.

Screens and conducts health appraisals for students and staff.

Provides follow-up evaluations on students as required.

Recommends corrective action where problems are identified.

Conducts home visits when appropriate.

Corresponds with parents on health needs of children.

Records immunizations, health findings, and other relevant health data.

Plan and deliver instruction to support the coursework as outlined in the Public and Community Health pathway.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Considerable knowledge of medical disorders and treatment.

Considerable knowledge of child growth and development.

Working knowledge of public health problems and procedures for treatment in coordination with other health and social service agencies.

Working knowledge of Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations affecting the delivery of school health services.

Some knowledge of the school organization and the community served.

Ability to identify abnormal growth and development and symptoms of disease.

Ability to coordinate and facilitate services between the school, local health agency, and other community resources.

Ability to develop and maintain health records on students.

Ability to develop positive working relationships.

Bilingual skills are preferred.

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