Private Duty School Nurse (LPN) | 2023-2024 School Year
At ProCare Therapy, we believe we can positively impact communities by dedicating our time and resources to closing the gap between the number of school professionals and the amount of students needing special care.
That starts by investing in our smaller community of therapists. We offer a valuable support system to therapists and new grads, and a network of leading school professionals to school districts.
We are working with a school district located in Valdosta, GA that is looking to hire an LPN for the 2023-2024 school year.
A 1:1 school nurse plays a crucial role in ensuring that a student with specific healthcare needs can attend school safely and access the education they require. They serve as a bridge between the medical and educational worlds, working to create an inclusive and supportive learning environment.
Job Type: Contract 1:1 School Nurse
- Full time or part time
- Monday - Friday
- 1:1 with student that requires medical care during school hours
- Responsibilities will include: seizure monitoring, classroom assistance, medication administration, ADL's, etc
- More details of the schedule and hours will be discussed on an interview with the Director of Student Services
- Pay: $28+
- Conduct comprehensive assessments of the student's health condition and develop individualized care plans in collaboration with the student's healthcare team and parents/guardians.
- Administer prescribed medications, treatments, and medical interventions as needed, ensuring compliance with state laws, school policies, and medical orders.
- Continuously monitor the student's vital signs, symptoms, and overall health status during school hours. Recognize and respond to changes promptly.
- Be prepared to respond to medical emergencies, such as seizures, allergic reactions, or other health crises, following established
- Provide education and training to school staff, including teachers and aides, regarding the student's medical condition, emergency procedures, and the administration of medications or medical devices.
- Maintain open and effective communication with the student's parents/guardians, healthcare providers, and school personnel to ensure a coordinated and holistic approach to the student's care.
- Maintain accurate and detailed records of the student's health assessments, interventions, and responses to treatment. Ensure compliance with confidentiality and privacy regulations.
- Serve as an advocate for the student's health and educational needs, working to create a safe and supportive school environment that accommodates their medical condition.
- Current LPN license in Georgia
- CPR and First Aid certification.
- Experience in pediatric nursing or a related field is preferred.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Compassion, patience, and a genuine commitment to student well-being.
- Competitive compensation
- Weekly pay
- 401k matching
- Insurance through United Health Care: Medical, dental and vision
- Reimbursement for continuing education
- Relocation assistance
- 10 15 minute screening call with a ProCare Therapy Recruiter
- 20-30 Minute virtual interview directly with the school district
- Offer is typically within 24-48 hours of the virtual interview
If you have any further questions, feel free to call or text between 8:00 - 4:00 pm. Please email an updated professional resumes to: [email protected]
I look forward to hearing from you!
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