Nurse Assistant - Affton School District
Position: Nurse Assistant
Subject Area: (none)
Job Location: Various buildings within the Affton School District (Traveling position)
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Oct 01, 2021**
District: Affton School District
St. Louis, MO 63123
Telephone: 314-633-5907
Job Description:

LOCATION: Various buildings within the Affton School District (Traveling position)

DETAILS: 10-month support staff positions, on a 199 day calendar for 2021-22, with district-recognized holidays and paid sick and personal leave. These are full-time, 40 hours per week positions, with a district provided benefits package that includes employee health, dental, life and vision insurance.

COMPENSATION: According to the Support Staff Pay Schedule within the Health Room Assistant range. The starting pay for this position is $12.47/hour. Placement within the range is determined by like experience and education.  Pursuant to board policy, for initial placement a maximum of 5 years of experience may be applied to the Support Staff Pay Schedule.

JOB SUMMARY: Provides routine and emergency health care for students under the supervision of the school or district registered nurse. Provides medication administration and minor first aid to students and staff.  Maintains health files, updates immunization records, and assists with other various record-keeping duties. This is a traveling Health Room Assistant position within the Affton School District.

  • Requires a High school diploma or GED
  • Requires transportation in order to travel to and from various buildings throughout the school district
  • Prefers candidates with an RN license or bachelor’s degree in nursing, but not required
  • Prefers candidate to be a graduate of a medical assistant program
  • Requires current CPR, First Aid, and AEDS (defibrillation equipment) training, or willingness to complete
  • Prefers prior experience working in a health care setting
  • Requires good organizational and interpersonal skills to work with students and staff
  • Requires excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Requires the ability to maintain confidential information
  • Requires strong word processing, data entry, spreadsheet and database skills; prefers experience with student data management databases (SIS, PowerSchool, etc.)
  • Requires the ability to present information and respond to questions from parents and school staff in a positive, professional manner
  • Requires the ability to communicate effectively with students in redirecting and using positive reinforcement
  • Requires the ability to solve problems and respond to situations in a calm, caring manner
  • Requires the ability to work independently, use good judgment, and think quickly and rationally in difficult or stressful situations
  • Requires the ability to work with a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural population
  • Requires the ability to remain flexible & positive with the demands of the job without losing sight of the mission, task, or assignment
  • Requires the willingness to learn new material and, as needed, attend professional development
  • Requires the ability to work as a team player, communicate and collaborate with building and district staff

For more information regarding Health Room Assistant duties and responsibilities, please view the District Health Room Assistant Job Description.

All applicants must apply through Affton's Unified Talent Applicant Tracking web site.

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The District no longer accepts paper documents or e-mail attachments for applications.  External candidates must have a resume entered into Unified Talent Applicant Tracking, prior to the closing date, in order to be considered for a position.  Cover letters and copies of transcripts are optional.  Verification of licensure and transcripts will be requested upon hire.

Current employees must complete an abbreviated Unified Talent Applicant Tracking application, by clicking on the Internal link at the top right side of the Job Listings page.

All candidates are required to complete the digital interview portion of the application through Interview Stream's RIVS platform.  You will receive a separate email invitation to complete this next step.


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