Nurse - Clayton School District
Position: Nurse
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: School Nurse
Job Location: Clayton High School
Beginning: Aug 06, 2019
Deadline: Jul 21, 2019**
District: Clayton School District
Clayton, MO 63105
Telephone: 314-854-6000 EXT 6032
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Job Description:
The School District of Clayton is seeking a nurse to serve the students at Clayton High School.  Successful candidates will have experience in a pediatric population, have the knowledge to support students with special needs, and have the skills necessary to work with children who have both chronic and episodic illnesses. 

The nurse must be able to perform as an independent practitioner in an educational setting.   Familiarity with diabetes, asthma, allergies, communicable diseases, anaphylaxis care and seizures are important for this position. 
 
The successful candidate will:
  • Assess patient health problems and needs, and implement a care plan.
  • Maintain health and immunization records for each student in compliance with MO state requirements.
  • Provide first aid care to students and staff.
  • Notify parents regarding students’ illnesses, accidents, and potential health problems and provide health counseling, directed toward pursuit of appropriate action.
  • Dispense medications to students; dispense medication according to doctor’s orders.
  • Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records; maintain student’s health records and facilitate compliance with mandated immunizations.
  • Perform vision and hearing screenings as required.
  • Respond to emergency health needs.
  • Assist in identification of safety and health hazards on school sites.
  • Fulfill medical issues specifically related to mandates, i.e., IEPs, 504 Plans, etc.
  • Serve as a resource person for health, safety, and first aid education for students and staff
 
Education: Bachelor's Degree required; Master's Degree preferred.
Certification: Missouri State licensure as a nurse required.
Experience:  3 - 5 years successful pediatric experience in hospital, doctor's office, clinic, or community health agency required; related experience in a school setting is preferred.
Compensation:  Competitive Compensation (determined by experience and education).
Benefits:  Comprehensive benefits package
FLSA Status:  Exempt - Learned Professional Exemption
Work Calendar:  192 day calendar

Please understand that in order to be considered as a candidate you must complete all steps in the application process. These steps include completing the online application, uploading your cover letter, resume, transcripts, license/certification and listing three current references.

To apply, please submit your application online at claytonschools.net/employment.
 
Equal Opportunity Employer
 
It is the policy of the School District of Clayton not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, or disability in its programs or employment practices as required by Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.  Full Non-Discrimination Disclosure

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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