Registered School Nurse - Palatine School District 15

To post a vacancy for a School Nurse, email information to Kristy Dugan at Kristy@sysconsultingsolutions.com. Please add IASN job posting in the subject line. Note to school districts and to nurse applicants: Nurse positions that require school nurse certification, properly referred to as a Professional Educator License, endorsed in school nursing, must meet the requirements in Illinois School Code (105 ILCS 5/21B-25) regarding salary and benefits. As stated in the school code, If the position requires certification, the employee who is a “holder of such an endorsement is entitled to all of the rights and privileges granted holders of any other Professional Educator License, including teacher benefits, compensation, and working conditions.” If a certified school RN is hired for a position that required or preferred certification, the RN is entitled to placement on the teacher contract.      
Community Consolidated School District 15 Published: September 10, 2019
Location
Palatine, Illinois
Job Type
Category

Description

School Nurse - Registered
Full-Time, 6.5 hours per day, 192 days per year
Excellent Benefits

JOB DESCRIPTION

REPORTS TO: Building Principal / Coordinator of Health Services
ANNUAL WORK DAYS: Based on official school calendar

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
·         Provide illness care, first-aid care and basic emergency care to students according to the policies and procedures of the school district.
·         Maintain student immunization and health records.
·         Manage student health screenings.
·         Develop health care plans for students.
·         Manage and maintain the school health office.
·         Administer and maintain medication as directed by the student’s parent, physician, the district’s policies and procedures and IL law.
·         Monitor students during periods of short-term rest and recovery.
·         Perform other duties related to the job summary, as assigned by the supervisor.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS:
·         Required current Illinois Registered Nurse License
·         Required Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing 
·         Required current certification in CPR
·         Preferred Bilingual – Spanish
·         Preferred certification by Illinois Department of Public Health in vision and hearing screening.
·         Preferred school-based experience

 

Apply Here: https://www.applitrack.com/ccsd15/onlineapp/default.aspx