School Registered Nurse (RN) Contract

Henderson, NC
BlazerWorks Schools - RN Nurse Contract 05/16 Apply

Blazer Jobs is currently seeking an experienced Registered Nurse (RN) for a full-time contract position in Henderson, NC, for the new school year. This school-based role offers the opportunity to provide essential healthcare services to students and support the educational community in promoting student health and wellness.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive nursing care to students with acute or chronic health conditions, disabilities, or other special needs during the school year.
  • Conduct health assessments and screenings to identify health concerns and develop individualized care plans for students.
  • Administer medications, treatments, and specialized procedures as prescribed by healthcare providers, ensuring compliance with state regulations and school policies.
  • Develop and implement Individual Health Plans (IHPs) and Emergency Care Plans (ECPs) for students with complex health needs, in collaboration with parents/guardians and school staff.
  • Monitor and manage student health records, including immunization records, medication administration logs, and medical histories, ensuring confidentiality and compliance with privacy regulations.
  • Respond promptly to medical emergencies and provide first aid as needed, including coordinating with emergency medical services and communicating with parents/guardians and school administrators.
  • Educate students, families, and school staff on health-related topics, including disease prevention, medication management, and emergency procedures.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams, including teachers, therapists, counselors, and administrators, to promote a healthy and safe learning environment for all students.
  • Participate in professional development opportunities and stay current on best practices and regulations related to school nursing and student health.

Requirements:

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of North Carolina.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
  • Previous experience working as a school nurse or in pediatric nursing, with experience in special education settings highly preferred.
  • Strong assessment, critical thinking, and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Familiarity with local and state regulations for school nurses and healthcare providers.

Benefits:

Blazer Jobs offers competitive benefits to full-time employees, including:

  • Weekly direct deposit
  • Health care options
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Other traditional benefits

Application Process:

To apply directly, please send your resume to hiring manager, Bailee Nutt, by clicking here. We look forward to hearing from you!


Bailee Nutt
Recruiting Advisor
Call/Message: 813-343-2365 with any additional questions
[email protected]

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