School Nurse (RN) - Chicago, IL

Bensenville, IL
BlazerWorks Schools - RN Nurse Contract 07/11 Apply

School Registered Nurse (RN) Chicago, IL

A School Registered Nurse (RN) position has opened within our school district. We are currently sourcing for candidates who are interested in the following setting. You will play a pivotal role in promoting the health and wellness of our students and staff while ensuring a positive and healthy school environment.

Job Description:
As a School Nurse serving our community, you will play a pivotal role in promoting and maintaining the health and wellness of our students, You will be responsible for providing direct nursing care, managing health-related issues, and promoting health education and preventive services within the school setting.


Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor s or Associate s Degree in Nursing
  • Must have active Illinois RN license or Compact License
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience as Registered Nurse, with previous school experience required.
  • Strong clinical assessment and thinking skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct healthcare services to students and staff, including first aid, administering medications, and managing medical emergencies.
  • Manage and maintain accurate health records for students, including immunization records, health assessments, and individualized healthcare plans (IHPs) for students with chronic health conditions.
  • Collaborate with parents, teachers, and healthcare providers to ensure coordinated care and support for students' health needs.
  • Respond to medical emergencies and provide appropriate intervention and follow-up care as needed.
  • Maintain compliance with state regulations, school policies, and professional standards for school nursing practice.
  • Educate students and staff on health-related topics and promote wellness initiatives within the school community.

Benefits:

  • Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Short-term disability
  • 401k Company Matching

You will receive an individualized compensation package that fits your needs, an hourly rate that is based upon your experience level, and you ll be paid on a weekly basis. If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume or call 678-261-8590.

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