School Nurse (RN) - Various Locations 1.0 FTE - SS2102 (SS2102) - Kent, Washington - NurseRecruiter.com

Permanent Nursing Job in
Kent , Washington, 98030

  • Employer: Kent School District
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: Camp / School Nurse
  • Compensation: District Salary Schedule and DOE and Education / Per Year

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ASSIGNMENT: Developing and maintaining a system of care which will minimize the effect of
sudden illness and injury in the school setting; providing orientation for volunteers and staff
assisting in the health room; promoting measures which will protect students and others in
accord with state and local health department regulations; assessing and evaluating the health
and developmental status of pupils through nursing diagnosis and appropriate evaluative
techniques to promote optimal learning; organizing health screening programs for vision,
hearing, and scoliosis to meet state requirements; participating in planning educational services
appropriate for pupils whose physical, mental, and behavioral deviations interfere with their
learning; assisting students, parents, and school staff in obtaining factual information to enable
them to make sound decisions relative to their health; and assisting in providing a safe and
healthful school environment. The school nurse is a health educator and, as such, will be
involved in classroom instructional activities.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: This position is part of the KEA bargaining unit.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Educational Staff Associate certification for School Nurse required and must be on file prior
to beginning work.
2. Bachelor of Science in nursing and licensed as a registered nurse in the state of Washington
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Experience in school nursing
2. Proficiency in second language
3. Ability to exhibit multicultural and ethnic understanding and sensitivity with the ability to
communicate effectively with all cultural groups in the school community
4. Experience working with a diverse student population and the specific school
demographics
5. Desired characteristics are: flexibility; ability to organize ideas, time and materials to
accomplish goals; enthusiasm; ability to express ideas clearly and understand concepts
being discussed; ability to learn new ideas and skills; ability and willingness to develop
favorable relationships with students; and willingness to model behavior deemed
appropriate by the school district and the community.
Shift Type Full-Time
Salary Range District Salary Schedule and DOE and Education / Per Year
Location Various

Job Requirements

1. Educational Staff Associate certification for School Nurse required and must be on file prior
to beginning work.
2. Bachelor of Science in nursing and licensed as a registered nurse in the state of Washington

Location

Kent, Washington , 98030

Employment Type

Permanent

Compensation

District Salary Schedule and DOE and Education / Per Year

Employer

Kent School District

Date Posted

Aug 30th, 2021

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