School Based Opportunity: LPN Needed to Support Medically Fragile Class in Andover, MA

Andover, MA
Procare Schools - LPN Nurse All Job Types 07/09 Apply

ProCare Therapy is assisting a school district in Andover, MA, to hire a Licensed Practical Nurse for a school-based position. As a school nurse with ProCare Therapy, you will make a positive impact on the lives of the students, staff, and families at your school site.

Pay & Benefits:

  • $31+ / hour
  • Weekly direct deposits
  • Comprehensive insurance including medical, dental, vision, life, professional liability and long-and short-term disability
  • Matching 401(k)
  • W-2 Employment through ProCare Therapy
  • Relocation assistance
  • Sign-On/Completion bonuses, Referral bonuses, Flexible spending account

Job Description:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Full-time - 35-40 hrs/wk
  • Classroom nurse for 5-7 students in a class that are medically fragile

Job duties include:

  • Observe special education student(s) on a regular basis to detect health needs;
  • Act as a support and resource for student(s) in classroom setting;
  • Attend monthly nursing meetings;
  • Assist with all academic and vocational programming;
  • Assist with activities of daily living;
  • Report to the campus nurse regarding all medical issues;
  • Provide medical care for children in educational setting;
  • Administer medication and treatment as outlined by health care plan/IEP;
  • Assist with student feeding;
  • Make recommendations on health needs of students;
  • Ability to utilize technological devices or mechanical devices to support student (i.e. communication devices, AAC devices, hoyer lifts, standers, wheelchairs, etc.);
  • Conduct student health screenings as indicated;
  • Assist in the care of a student who suffered an injury or emergency illness;
Requirements:
  • Active Massachusetts LPN certification
  • Must be able to pass a fingerprint background check and drug screen
  • School or pediatric experience highly preferred

Interview Process:

  • 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 hours of the virtual interview

You can learn more about employment with ProCare Therapy at https://www.procaretherapy.com/
Please feel free to reach out to me directly via phone or email to discuss more details about our job openings!

Nequia Speaks
Director of Educational Resources
[email protected]
(678) 820-5520

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