School Nurse

School Nurse

Division

Healthcare - Nursing

Location

Bronx, New York

Employment Type

Temporary


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WCS Healthcare has an immediate need for an RN to work in a school in NYC with previous experience working with children with special needs. The nurse will be expected to work onsite at the school weekdays, 8am - 3pm.

Compensation : $45 - $50
Job ID : 28380

Job Function:

  • Provides first aid for injuries and acute illness.
  • Initiates prompt referral to the appropriate medical facility when more extensive treatment is warranted.
  • Administers properly prescribed emergency medication (e.g., Benadryl, epinephrine, glucagon, or insulin).
  • Health Program.
  • Monitors student immunization compliance, notifies parents of discrepancies, and coordinates with the Principal any actions necessary to comply with state and city mandated immunization policies.
  • Assists teachers in presenting health lessons as requested by principal or teacher.
  •  Provides health counseling for individual students and assists in preparation and deliverance of health and hygiene programs.
  • Consults with parents or guardian and/or physician regarding a student’s health.

Job Requirements:

  • BA in Nursing, Licensure as a Registered Nurse in NYS, meeting all education, testing and experiential requirements identified by the NYS Office of the Professions
  • RN with 2- 4 years related experience

 

 

Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

 

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