Substitute Nurse School Year

West Irondequoit Central School District
Loehmanns Plaza, NY
Closing date
Dec 2, 2023

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Nursing, General Nursing
Organization Type
Position Type:
Substitute/Substitute Nurse

Date Posted:

District wide

Date Available:
Continuous Hire

Closing Date:
Continuous Hire Substitute Nurses - District Wide 2023-2024 School Year
Compensation: $22.00 an hour

  • Current Registered Nursing (RN) License to practice in New York State or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) working under the supervision of a district Registered Nurse (RN).
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
  • Experience in pediatrics and/or public health
  • School nursing or acute care setting experience preferred
  • Knowledge of diabetes treatment, insulin pumps and pens
  • Seizure management
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to perform skilled nursing skills, including catheterizations, gastronomy care, tube feedings, insulin administration, and nebulizer treatments
  • Substitute School Nurses provide health services for students and staff and may be required to consult on immediate health-related issues for students, staff, and families, including providing appropriate documentation and reporting back to the School Nurse, Building Principal, and/or Nurse Coordinator.
  • Substitute School Nurse responsibilities include, but may not be limited to,
    • Administration of medication and treatments
    • Providing care for illnesses and accidents
    • Following Individualized Health Plans and emergency care plans
    • Providing appropriate documentation of encounters.
  • Substitute School Nurses are expected to coordinate with Building Administration and the Nurse Coordinator to communicate and collaborate with students, school staff, parents, and community-based providers, as appropriate.
  • Protect and maintain student's health by providing professional nursing services in accordance with Nursing Standards and NYS licensing.
  • Provides first aid and emergency treatment of injuries to students and school personnel.
  • Dispenses medication as ordered by physician and requested by parent/guardian in accordance with NYS Administration of Medication in the school setting.
  • Documenting health services provided in accordance with the NYS Nurse Practice Act, including reporting back to the School Nurse, Building Principal, and Nurse Coordinator, as appropriate.
  • Completing student and staff insurance/accident reports.

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