RN Position LADSE LaGrange Area Department of Special Education

To post a vacancy for a School Nurse, email information to Barbara Wicks, RN, MS, MED, PEL-CSN, NCSN, IASN Webmaster, at encoder422@comcast.net.                       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.      
LADSE Published: April 9, 2019
LaGrange, IL.
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The LaGrange Area Department of Special Education has a full time position for a RN available to assist a medically fragile student.

  •  One to one RN to assist a medically fragile student.  This could include seizure management with emergency medication, g tube feedings, and respiratory needs requiring suctioning with or without a tracheotomy.  RN may be assigned to a student within a Multi-Needs classroom, working within a team of teacher, paraeducators, OT/PT and speech pathologist, OR the RN may be assigned to a student in a general education class.  RNs will also act as an educational support for the student throughout classroom lessons.

Qualifications: RN, Willingness to obtain an IL. Educator License endorsed for paraprofessional educator, CPR Certification and previous pediatric and adolescent experience preferred.

 Interested applicants click on link for application information. Job ID 409.    https://www.applitrack.com/ladse/onlineapp/default.aspx?all=1

Questions, contact Joan Kittler, MSN RN PEL-SN at 708-354-5730.