Summer School Nurse - Part Time

Portland, ME
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Contract Summer School Private Duty Nurse
At ProCare is working with a school district located in Portland, ME that is looking to hire an RN or LPN as a private duty nurse for their summer school program.

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.

Schedule:

  • Part time: 18 hours per week
  • Monday - Thursday
  • Hours: 9:00 - 1:30
  • July 8th - August 8th
  • 1:1 with middle school student

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Qualifications:

  • Active RN or LPN license in Maine
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing or Associates of Science in Nursing
  • CPR and First Aid certification
  • Experience in pediatric nursing or a related field is preferred.
  • Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Weekly pay
  • 401k matching
  • Insurance through United Health Care: Medical, dental and vision

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 24-48 hours of the virtual interview

The selected candidate will be hired on as a full time contracted employee through ProCare Therapy. A full school year contract will be awarded for you to complete. While undergoing your assignment, you will be provided with: competitive compensation, weekly paychecks, and superior healthcare benefits through United Healthcare

If you have any further questions, feel free to call or text between 8:00 - 4:00 pm EST. Please email updated professional resumes to: [email protected]

Sarah Hawes
Director of Educational Resources
(678)-710-7738
[email protected]

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