Employment Center

Alliance Staffing Job

Contract School Nurses

Fayetteville, NC (Cumberland County)

Posted 10/04/2016

 


CUMBERLAND COUNTY
invites applications for the positions of:

 TEMPORARY CONTRACT School Health Nurses

POSITIONS WILL BE HIRED BY NCAPHA

SALARY:

$24.00 PER HOUR

OPENING DATE:

 

IMMEDIATELY- Positions funded through June 30, 2018. Contact Pam James @ (910) 433-3763 for information.

CLOSING DATE:

Until Filled

POSITION OVERVIEW:

This is a professional nursing position that provides primary, secondary and rehabilitative care to students in public schools, homes and communities. This nurse practices independently and demonstrates autonomous decision-making skills. The primary purpose is to promote health and prevent disease in the school, home and community. This position serves to manage, consult, develop, execute and evaluate plans that impact student health.

The employee in this Public Health Nurse position will plan and manage the school health program in the schools assigned including the establishment and the evaluation component of school health services policies and procedures; provide assessment, planning and evaluation of the health services component of the school health program; provides or arranges for routine health assessments. This employee will assure mandated health related activities are completed; serve as coordinator of the health services program and provide nursing care; provide health education to students, staff and parents; manage the student health record; serve as liaison between student, parent, school personnel, physicians, hospitals and the Exceptional Children's Program as it relates to health issues and student health care plans. 

Graduation from a four-year college or university with a B.S. in Nursing which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation and one year of Public Health Nursing experience
or
Master's in Public  Health and graduation from a school of professional nursing and one year of professional nursing experience
or
graduation from a school of professional nursing and two years of professional nursing experience including one year of Public Health Nursing experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Must possess a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the NC Board of Nursing, a current NCDL and personal vehicle.

Considerable knowledge of, and skill in, the application of nursing theory, practice, principles, and techniques employed in the field of public health and related programs; considerable knowledge of and ability to apply the principles and practices of public health; knowledge of available resources and organizations and the ability to coordinate these as needed; general knowledge of current social and economic problems relating to public health, including health disparities; ability to plan, coordinate, and oversee the work of others; ability to deal tactfully with others and to exercise good judgment in appraising situations and making decisions; ability to work in partnership with patients and with other service providers to elicit needed information and to maintain effective working relationships; ability to record accurately services rendered and to interpret and explain records, reports, and medical instructions; adequate computer skills to allow communication, patient record documentation, and accessing of information.

 

Qualified candidates please apply online at www.ncapha.org

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