Dennis Yarmouth Regional School District ESP IV-LPN/RN in West Dennis, Massachusetts
SUMMARY Responsible for addressing the immediate health needs of students in a classroom for medically fragile students and providing onsite care. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Provides prescribed medical treatment and services to students with mental, physical, emotional or development impairments. Administers specified medication, orally or by injection, to students. Maintains medical records for students. Maintains communication with classroom teacher, school nurse and parents. Participates in district school nurse meetings and professional development. LPN LICENSE MUST ACCOMPANY APPLICATION. ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ON SCHOOLSPRING.COM IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR EMPLOYMENT. Job Requirements QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. SUPERVISION Works under the general direction of the classroom teacher. Evaluated by the school principal. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Associates degree from college. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN) license. LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. REASONING ABILITY Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required communicate and express him/herself. The employee frequently is required to move about. The employee is sometimes required to remain stationary. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred Bachelor degree preferred Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required Application Questions There are no application questions required for this job posting.