School Nurse

POSITION:
SCHOOL DISTRICT NURSE
1.0 FTE

LOCATION:
MANITOU SPRINGS SCHOOL DISTRICT 14
405 EL MONTE PLACE
MANITOU SPRINGS, CO 80829

REQUIREMENTS:
Current valid Colorado (CDE) license with appropriate endorsement(s)
Fingerprint/background screening required

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Providing healthcare to students and staff
• Serve as liaisons between school personnel, family, and community healthcare providers to ensure a healthy school environment
• Developing plans for student care based on assessment, interventions, and identification of outcomes, and the evaluation of care
• Serving as consultants with other school professionals, such as food service personnel, physical education teachers, coaches, and counselors
• Providing health-related education and mental health education to students and staff in both individual and group settings
• Monitoring immunizations, managing communicable diseases, and assessing the school environment as to prevent injury and ensure safety
• Overseeing infection control measures
• Actively participating in school safety plans that address school violence, bullying, and emergencies that may occur at school
• Overseeing medication administration, health care procedures, and the development of healthcare plans
• Overseeing vision, hearing, and concussion screening procedures
• Organizing staff First Aid, CPR and medication administration trainings
• Making decisions related to the delegation of healthcare tasks as directed by state laws and professional practice guidance
• Providing health advice to school educational teams, such as the Special Education team and the Individualized Educational Plan (IEP) team & 504 team
• Obtains Child Care Health Consultant certificate to be the registered nurse for the licensed Preschools within the district


TERM OF EMPLOYMENT:
2020-2021 School Year
Schedule to be determined by District need

SALARY: See certified salary schedule (on website)

SITUATION: Grades PreK-6th

POSTING DATE: June 30, 2020

CLOSING DATE: Upon placement of suitable candidate




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Manitou Springs School District 14 is an equal opportunity educational institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, gender, or disability in its activities, programs or employment practices as required by Title VI, Title I,and Section 504.  For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures, contact Dr. Elizabeth Domangue, Superintendent of Schools, Manitou Springs School District 14, 405 El Monte Pl., Manitou Springs, CO 80829, (719) 685-2024, [email protected] or the Office of Civil Rights, U.S Dept of Education, 1961 Stout Street, Denver, CO 80294, (303) 844-2991.
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