Job Description

Openings as of 9/23/2020
20/21 SY - Internal

  • 20/21 Lead Nurse (INTERNAL ONLY) JobID: 1929
  • Position Type:
    20/21 SY - Internal

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    Various Locations

  • Closing Date:

  •   TITLE: Lead Nurse Stipend

    CLASSIFICATION: Certified Non-Teacher

    REPORTS TO: Social and Emotional Learning Direction
    SUMMARY: This position is responsible for providing leadership in the establishment and management of coordinated school health according to Arizona State laws and regulations as well as RSD policies that govern nursing and school health.

    COMPENSATION: $5,000.00 Stipend

    WORK YEAR: Yearly

    1. Use the nursing process to provide leadership in the planning and implementation of health care for students in collaboration with educational staff, families and students
    2. Monitor assurance guidelines and provide guidance to the school district on health regulations and policies
    3. Work with community agencies to coordinate school health
    4. Assist in resolving conflicts with parents, staff and students that involve school nurses and health office staff
    5. Assist with ordering and maintaining necessary supplies for the school nurses and the district as needed, this includes budgeting
    6. As, needed participate in hiring, training, assigning and coordinating the orientation of new nursing and health office staff
    7. Maintain systems, protocols and provide technical assistance for school health offices
    8. Monitoring and reporting communicable diseases in the school population and following orders as directed by the public health service district
    9. Participate in Crisis Team if needed
    10. Assist with annual evaluations on all nursing and health office staff
    11. Conduct regular staff meetings to discuss regulation, changes, and concerns
    12. Other health office related duties as assigned

    • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Nursing
    • Master's degree is preferred.
    • Arizona registered Nurse license current and in good standing
    • CPR/First Aid current
    • Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card
    • One year in of Nursing Supervisory is preferred.
    • Two years of Nursing experience with children and adolescents is preferred

    • Knowledge of community resources
    • Ability to work effectively with District and school site administrators, teachers, support staff, parents and community agency
    • Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate

    • The working environment is the health office setting.

    • Nine-month year, Nurse Salary Schedule, employee benefits in accordance with Board policies.

    • Performance to be evaluated in accordance with Board policy on evaluation of certified Nurse staff.

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