VA, US: School Nurse – Freedom High School – Job: IRC26744

  • Loudoun County Public Schools
  • Virginia, USA
  • Full-time
  • IELTS 7.0
  • 15/09/2020

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Loudoun County Public Schools is a branch of the Loudoun County, Virginia, United States government, and administers public schools in the county. LCPS’s headquarters is located at 21000 Education Court in Ashburn, an unincorporated section of the county.Due to the rapid growth in the region, LCPS is the fastest growing school division in Virginia and one of the fastest growing public school districts in the United States, serving over 70,000 students in the 2013-2014 school year.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The following information is intended to describe the overall nature and scope of the work being performed in relation to the position. This is not a comprehensive listing of all responsibilities or tasks; other work may be assigned when deemed appropriate:

    • Performs state mandated screenings and prepares reports.
    • Provides direct nursing service for routine and emergency situations and prepares and maintains medical records.
    • Applies considerable judgment and interpretation in unusual or nonstandard situations.
    • Prepares parent referrals of students to physicians, social services, hospitals, and other health services.
    • Confers with and advises school administrators regarding student health issues, including student medical concerns, parent
    • medical concerns, health emergency procedures, and special education needs.
    • Prepares and evaluates health care plans for students, as needed.
    • Delivers health/medical training to bus drivers, food service staff, faculty, administrators, and other school staff.
    • Participates in Medicaid billing process.
    • Participates as a member of the IEP team and 504 committee.
    • Collaborates with parents, medical providers, and LCPS staff to manage health issues safely and appropriately at school.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and experience as a registered nurse
  • One year of experience as a registered nurse
  • Knowledge of nursing and health care practices as applied to children and youth
  • Ability to provide effective nursing and related health services for students, to keep abreast of medical practices in the field, to deal effectively with students requiring health assistance, to communicate effectively orally and in writing, and to work cooperatively with others

NOTES

Classified Salary Scale, Level 17

Position is 7.5 hours per day.

The Loudoun County School Board seeks to cultivate a high performing team of professionals focused on its mission and goals. The School Board values merit and excellence within its workforce and encourages the highest levels of professionalism for all its employees.

The School Board also recognizes and values the diversity of the students and broader community it serves and encourages diversity within its workforce.

The Loudoun County School Board is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The School Board does not discriminate against qualified applicants or employees on the basis of actual or perceived race, national origin, ancestry, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, age, religion, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any basis protected by law.

To submit an application online, please select “Apply Now”
To be considered for the vacancy, please complete ALL sections of the application. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

Please be sure to upload the following:

  • Three (3) current professional references (Name, phone number, email address). At least one reference should be a current supervisor or most recent supervisor.
  • Resume

This is for SY 2020 – 2021

Contract or Assignment Days/Hours Per Day: 192 days / 7.5 hours

QUESTIONS?

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Assistant Superintendent for Department of Human Resources and Talent Development
Loudoun County Public Schools
21000 Education Court
Ashburn, VA 20148
Tel: 571-252-1100