Licensed Vocational Nurse @ District Office 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. *OUTSIDE APPLICANTS ONLY*

Salinas City Elementary Salinas, CA
Licensed Vocational Nurse @ District Office 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. *OUTSIDE APPLICANTS ONLY*

Employer:

Salinas City Elementary

Date Posted:

7/12/2018

Contact:

Sandra Vargas

Number Openings: (At time of posting)

2

Length of Work Year:

4 hours per day, 180 days per year

Employment Type:

Full Time

Application Deadline:

7/18/2018 5:00 PM Pacific

Salary:

$21.91 per hour *step A

Date Posted:

7/12/2018 Application Deadline:

7/18/2018 5:00 PM Pacific Employment Type:

Full Time Length of Work Year:

4 hours per day, 180 days per year Salary:

$21.91 per hour *step A Number Openings: (At time of posting)

2 Contact: Sandra Vargas Email: savargas@salinascity.k12.ca.us Phone:

Job Description / Essential Elements: Print

Salinas City Elementary School District

Licensed Vocational Nurse

DEFINITION:

Under the direction of the District Nurse and Director of Pupil Personnel Services/Special Education, perform specialized physical health care services for students; travel to various school sites to perform a wide variety of nursing duties; maintain a healthy and safe environment for students and staff.

SUPERVISION:

* Director of Pupil Personnel Services/Special Education and District Nurse

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Perform specialized physical health care services for students including suctioning, blood sugar testing, medication administration, catheterizations, drip and tube feeding administration, and other specialized nursing services; operate specialized medical equipment and instruments in the assessment and treatment of individuals.

* Travel to various school sites within the SCESD and perform a wide variety of nursing duties.

* Assess illnesses and injuries and apply first aid as needed; assess and assist students with seizures, check for head lice, skin abnormalities and other conditions; obtain vital signs

* Maintain a healthy and safe environment for students and staff; provide information to staff, students and parents regarding safety issues, head lice, hand-washing practices, and other health related matters.

* Prepare and maintain records, reports and doctor orders and parental consents related to assigned activities; maintain student cum files and immunization records as needed.

* Respond to emergencies, evaluate condition of students, and provide health instruction and care as needed.

* Discuss student's health with parents and arrange for transportation as needed.

* Communicate with district office and school personnel and outside organizations to exchange information, refer students, report suspected child abuse, coordinate activities and resolve other health-related issues and concerns.

* Assure cleanliness and sanitary conditions of medical instruments and offices.

* Attend a variety of meetings to maintain current knowledge of medical laws, rules and regulations and technological advancements in the field of medicine.

* Train and provide work direction to other staff and students as assigned.

* Perform related duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE OF:

* SCESD policies and State regulations concerning student immunization.

* Modern medical terminology, equipment and techniques.

* Accepted methods and principles of personal hygiene.

* Basic diagnostic methods for medical conditions and diseases.

* Contracted student transportation policies.

* Accepted medical assessment techniques.

* Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy.

* Public health agencies and local health care resources.

* Health and safety regulations.

* Operation of specialized medical equipment machines and instruments.

* Record-keeping techniques

ABILITY TO:

* Travel to various school sites within the SCESD and perform a wide variety of specialized health care duties.

* Maintain a healthy and safe environment for students and staff.

* Record data and information.

* Establish files, records, reports and referrals.

* Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

* Read, interpret, apply and explain rules, regulations, policies and procedures.

* Work independently with little direction.

* Prioritize and schedule work.

* Operate a variety of specialized medical equipment, machines and instruments.

* Maintain confidently of student medical records.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

* Any combination equivalent to: graduation from an accredited Vocational Nurses Training program and one year related experience.

LICENSES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

* Valid California driver's license.

* Current valid California State license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse.

* Valid first Aid and CPR Certification.

ENVIRONMENT:

* Indoor and outdoor environment

* Constant interruptions.

* Driving a vehicle to conduct work.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

* Hearing and speaking to exchange information.

* Dexterity of hand and finger to operate various medical instruments.

* Seeing to assess medical conditions and perform first aid.

* Bending at the waist, kneeling or crouching to assist student.

* Lifting and transferring moderately heavy children from wheelchairs to tables as needed.

* Carrying, pushing or pulling moderately heavy objects such as wheelchairs.

HAZARDS:

* Cleaning chemicals.

* Blood borne pathogens and bodily fluids.

* Communicable diseases.

Board Approved 2/25/13

Range 36

Requirements for Applying

* Valid California driver's license•Current valid California State license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse.• Current valid First Aid and CPR Certification.Must turn in with application.

See Job Description. Mandatory Clerical test. Must turn in High school diploma or GED, LVN license and CPR/First Aid certification with application.

* Certificate Copy (Licensed Vocational Nurse license)

* CPR/First Aid Certification

* Proof of HS Graduation (High School Diploma or GED)

Requirements for Applying

* Valid California driver's license•Current valid California State license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse.• Current valid First Aid and CPR Certification.Must turn in with application.

See Job Description. Mandatory Clerical test. Must turn in High school diploma or GED, LVN license and CPR/First Aid certification with application.

* Certificate Copy (Licensed Vocational Nurse license)

* CPR/First Aid Certification

* Proof of HS Graduation (High School Diploma or GED)

Mandatory clerical testing with Salinas City Elem. School Dist.Additional job specific assessment

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