School Nurse Vacancy

Title/Position: School Nurse-RN

Date Posted: April 17, 2017

Date Close:Until Filled

Category:Nursing & Health Services

Employment:Full/Part Time

Start Date:May 1, 2017

Corp Name:Hamilton Community Schools

School:Hamilton Community Schools

Level: K-12; 329 students




Job Desc:The school nurse has various duties, ranging from simple medical procedures

such as wound maintenance, caring for chronic medical needs, immunization investigations, education of students and parents on medical matters. The nurse will also maintain records involving medical needs of students and staff, immunizations, and communicate with parents, students, staff, administration, and physicians.




Job Req:The school nurse is responsible for planning, implementing, evaluating, and

coordinatinghealth services; assessing the medical needs of students, developing and implementing individualized health plans; and emergency care plans in accordance with federal and state laws. The nurse is also responsible for providing appropriate care for ill and injured children as well as those with medical challenges. The nurse will also help facilitate and conduct medical screenings for employees and students to ensure compliance with state regulations.




Job Qual:Registered nurse with a BSN degree required

Current Indiana Nursing License

Experience working with or a passion to work with school-age children

Ability to maintain professional working relationships with school personnel and

community partners

Respect for confidentiality of information




Contact:Mrs. Cheri Dove, Human Resources

903 S. Wayne St.

Hamilton, IN 46742

260-488-2513




Application:May be completed online at www.hcs.k12.in.us (non-certified vacancy)