The Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technical Administrators strives to promote excellence in career and technical education through leadership, advocacy and service.

Job Opportunities

« Back to Jobs

Certified School Nurse

Posted on May 06, 2022

School: Bucks County Technical High School

Type: full-time contract

Start Date: 2022-2023 school year

POSITION: Certified School Nurse [full-time/contract 2022-2023 SY]
We seek a highly organized, self-motivated individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills who has experience working with teenagers.

JOB SUMMARY: Directly assist students by performing a range of nursing, screening and other assigned duties that benefits students and assists administration/professional staff in maintaining an optimal learning environment. Prior experience in a school setting preferred.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
• Work in collaboration with the Dept of Health and Administration in planning and organizing school health program
• Make initial assessment of sick and injured students
• Administer first aid according to policies and procedures of BCTHS
• Communicate with parents, guardians and on student health matters
• Process Free and Reduced Lunch Program applications
• Maintain up-to-date records and provide States reporting when necessary
• Administer medications and perform procedures according to physician orders
• Develop daily and emergency plans of care in collaboration with physicians and parents for students with acute and chronic health needs
• Coordinate and provide training to staff when necessary
• Manages care, storage, inventory and requisitions of equipment and supplies
• Maintain confidentiality of health records, student and staff concerns and school district matters
• Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Current PDE School Nurse Certification; RN with a minimum Bachelor’s Degree
• Communicate effectively – orally and written
• Excellent organizational skills
• Knowledge of computers
• Ability to work in partnership with staff

Please submit standard teaching application, resume, copy of PDE certificate, transcripts and 3 letters of reference.

Upon hire, criminal clearances – FBI, PA Criminal and Child Abuse, a physical, TB Test and documentation to prove eligibility to work in the USA will be required.

Submit documentation to:
Janet Wuagon, Human Resources Coordinator jwuagon@bcths.com
EOE