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Full Time Floater- School Nurse for the School Year

Spotsylvania County Public Schools
Falmouth, VA
Closing date
Nov 22, 2023

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Nursing, General Nursing
Organization Type
Position Type:
Health Services & Nursing /School Nurse

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To Be Determined Job Summary:
Performs the school nurse functions of administering health care service to students throughout Spotsylvania County Public Schools. Administers the required health screening for students. Provides health leadership in establishing a complete and effective health program for the school. Administers medications following procedural guidelines.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Compiles and maintains the cumulative health record for each student in the building to assure accurate and complete health records are available
  • Provides emergency or immediate first aid, initiates the incident/accident report, and follows-up on all personnel injured on school property
  • Provides assistance in maintaining the school's emergency card file
  • Assists with the development of emergency procedures to provide care that minimizes the effects of accidents and illnesses in the school
  • Assists students, parents, and teachers adapt to chronic health problems of students
  • Acts as the school resource person for health information and instruction.
  • Maintains a daily record of students seen in the clinic
  • Completes reports as required by school procedures and state regulations
  • Reports to different location to perform duties depending on need and staffing

  • Health procedures and practices
  • School clinic operations
  • School board policies with regard to student health matters
  • Medication side effects
  • State laws regarding immunizations and contagious diseases
  • Assess student medical needs
  • Enact procedures for medical needs, especially for special needs students;
  • Enforce state immunization laws
  • Exclude students with contagious diseases
  • Provide OSHA in-service for faculty
  • Communicate with Spotsylvania County Health Department to coordinate these clinics
  • Provide regular health and services to students
  • Provide emergency care for students and staff
  • Discern when outside medical assistance in necessary

Education Required: (degree required - high school through graduate degree)
Valid license to practice as a registered nurse. Bachelor's degree in nursing is preferred

Note: Work experience, vocational training, on the job training, may be substituted in place of experience and education qualifications as the district finds appropriate and acceptable.

Apply To: Click on the link above to apply. All applicants, including those currently employed with Spotsylvania County Public Schools, will need to complete an online application.

Salary: This is a 10 months position. Starting salary $41563. with benefits.

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