School Nurse

The Episcopal School in the City of New Yotk
New York, NY United States

Qualifications:

  • Registered nurse, licensed to practice in NYS
  • Bachelor of science degree with three years relevant professional experience
  • Experience as a school, pediatric and/or public health nurse preferred
  • CPR and AED certification
  • Knowledge of school health programs such as immunization and other requirements
  • Understanding of pediatric growth and development, allergies, and behavioral health
  • Proficiency in computer operation, including various software applications
  • Ability to work on both broad-based strategy and everyday details
  • Ability to exercise excellent judgment in decision-making
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with students and their parents.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Passionate and loving attitude toward all children

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Serve as the main point of contact for all health-related concerns at The Episcopal School
  • Provide skilled nursing assessment and care for students, including students with medical needs
  • Oversee and administer medication for students in compliance with physician and school procedures, to include parent correspondence.
  • Maintain, evaluate, interpret health data of all current students including immunizations, annual physical examination and potential care plan.
  • Verify required immunization requirements are met for each student in compliance with NYS guidelines.
  • Ensure nursing supplies, emergency kits, AEDs and other medical resources are adequately stocked/working.
  • Assist with collection of both student and faculty medical forms
  • Complete and submit all NYS mandated reporting as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Contact Information

Please email your resume to Lindsay Davis at ldavis@episcopalschool.org.

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