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SCHOOL NURSE - FORGE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

Sage International School (learn more)

Middleton, Idaho (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3100643
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: May 15, 2019
  • Starting Date: August 5, 2019

Job Description

SCHOOL NURSE: Spanish language preferred

Forge International School - a public school of choice - is seeking applicants for School Nurse position for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Purpose:
To enhance the educational potential of all students by promoting wellness and facilitating the management of health conditions which create barriers to learning.

Performance Responsibilities:
The overall responsibility of the school nurse has several components: implementing an individual plan of care for students with chronic health conditions, disabilities and those who require treatments or medications, and promoting and maintaining health and well-being of students, families, and school personnel through assessment and teaching. In addition, the school nurse will develop and maintain a system of first aid, recommend school safety measures, and promote a healthful school environment, including communicable disease prevention through identification and screening and the monitoring of immunizations.

The school nurse is responsible for collecting data and maintaining health records within professional and legal boundaries and school guidelines, and contributes to school district procedures with staff trainings. This position assumes responsibility for their continuing education and own professional development and reports to the school principal on individual school matters.


Forge International School is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category: Student Services > School Nurse
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Sage International School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • State board of Education School Nurse Endorsement:

      c. School Nurse Endorsement. This endorsement is valid for five (5) years. Six (6) credits are required every five (5) years to renew the endorsement. Initial endorsement may be accomplished through completion of either requirements in Subsections 015.04.c.i. or 015.04.c.ii. in addition to the requirement of Subsection 015.04.c.iii. (3-25-16) i.

      The candidate must possess a valid nursing (RN) license issued by the Idaho State Board of Nursing, and a bachelor's degree in nursing, education, or a health-related field from an accredited institution. (3-25-16) ii.

      The candidate must possess a valid professional nursing (RN) license issued by the Idaho State Board of Nursing and have completed nine (9) semester credit hours from a university or college in at least three (3) of the following areas: (3-25-16) (1) Health program management; (3-25-16) (2) Child and adolescent health issues; (3-25-16) (3) Counseling, psychology, or social work; or (3-25-16) (4) Methods of instruction. (3-25-16) iii.

      Additionally, each candidate must have two (2) years of full-time (or part-time equivalent) school nursing, community health nursing, or any area of pediatric, adolescent, or family nursing experience. (3-25-16)
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Contact Information

    • Valerie Roberts
    • 1513 Tyrell Lane, suite 110
    • Boise
    • Boise, Idaho 83706

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