Part Time School Nurse

Chicago Jewish Day School | Chicago, IL, United States

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Posted Date 7/09/2024
Description

Job Summary:

Chicago Jewish Day School offers an exciting and innovative dual curriculum, encompassing the best of General Studies, Hebrew and Judaic Studies. At CJDS, learning is approached in a safe, collaborative, and supportive educational environment. As our school continues to grow, we are looking for creative and collaborative faculty and staff to join and expand our team.

The School Nurse promotes the physical, mental, emotional, and social well-being of CJDS student and

staff. 

 

Essential Job duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides and/or delegates services including first aid, care for ill students, and emergency care to students and staff; identifies health problems; makes referrals for diagnosis and treatment; maintains appropriate documentation via FACTS student information system
  • Initiates communication to administrators, teachers, other school personnel, and parents/guardians to enhance cooperative action, which will meet the health and safety needs of students
  • Communicates with parents regarding student’s health status and follows up on referrals for specific health problems including the monitoring of the effect of medication and communicates concerns to parent/guardians and to the prescribing physician
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding all school and health-related issues
  • Maintains a user-friendly and organized health services facility. Developing appropriate procedures alongside lead nurse for administration, storage, and documentation of medication prescribed by the physician
  • Assesses and makes referrals for suspected abuse/neglect as a mandated reporter
  • Recommends accommodations/modifications of the school program for students with a specific health concern
  • Works with teachers to ensure all medical needs are met for field trips
  • Uses AED and emergency treatment/paramedic calls
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Additional Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor degree in Nursing
  • Current State of Illinois registered professional nurse license
  • 1-3 years previous nursing or school nurse experience preferred
  • CPR/AED First Aid certified

 

Duration
Part Time, Contract, & Seasonal
Categories
Nurse/Doctor
Organization Type
Education & Schools
Job Location
US
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