School Nurse (RN)

About the Opportunity

Our client is one of the largest community healthcare centers in New York State. They are in search of a School Nurse to be responsible for promoting and maintaining the health and well-being of students in their educational institution in New York City. The ideal candidate will possess strong clinical skills, excellent communication abilities, and a genuine commitment to the overall welfare of students.

The annual base salary range is $70,000 to $90,000. Actual compensation offered to the successful candidate may vary from posted hiring range based upon geographic location, work experience, education, and/or skill level, among other things. Details about eligibility for bonus compensation (if applicable) will be finalized at the time of offer.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct health assessments for students to identify and address any health concerns or conditions
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date health records for each student
  • Respond promptly to medical emergencies, accidents, or illnesses within the school setting
  • Administer first aid and coordinate with emergency services when necessary
  • Administer prescribed medications to students according to physician instructions and school policies
  • Maintain a secure and organized system for storing and dispensing medications
  • Provide health education to students, staff, and parents on topics such as nutrition, hygiene, and disease prevention
  • Collaborate with teachers to integrate health-related topics into the curriculum
  • Ensure that all students meet immunization requirements as mandated by state and local regulations
  • Keep records of immunizations and communicate with parents about upcoming vaccine schedules
  • Offer guidance and support to students with chronic health conditions, ensuring they can fully participate in school activities
  • Collaborate with parents, teachers, and other school personnel to develop individual health care plans when necessary
  • Conduct vision, hearing, and other health-related screenings as required
  • Communicate results to parents and recommend further evaluation or treatment when necessary
  • Establish and maintain effective communication with healthcare providers to coordinate care for students with ongoing health needs
  • Act as a liaison between the school, parents, and healthcare professionals

 

Job Requirements

  • Current and valid RN license
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing (preferred)
  • Experience in pediatric or school nursing is a plus
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of relevant health and safety regulations

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