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Job Opening Information School Health LPN – for Extended School Year Programs Foreman Center and Bird/Morgan

Job Number
ESY/LPN/ERFPT 022819
Application Deadline
4/9/2019

Position Title
School Health LPN – for Extended School Year Programs Foreman Center and Bird/Morgan
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Job Description

This is for an Extended School Year (ESY) program and is considered a BOCES ESY position. Employees are encouraged to also apply to all other positions that they are qualified for such as those found on the Summer Work posting which are not BOCES ESY positions.

LOCATION OF POSITION: BOCES Suburban Locations

TERM OF EMPLOYMENT: July 8, 2018 – August 16, 2019; Part Time, Full Time and Substitute Positions

DUTIES:
1. Monitor physical status of children regarding chronic diseases (i.e. epilepsy, diabetes) in addition to other disabilities (i.e. developmental, emotional).
2. Dispense and monitor medications and treatments.
3. Consult with staff regarding medical and developmental status of children.
4. Liaison with physicians, community agencies, parents, students and staff.
5. Provide First Aid to students and staff.
6. Accompany classrooms on community based instructional trips.
7. Accompany students on bus runs as required.
8. Ability to run to emergencies and perform CPR.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Civil Service eligibility as an Licensed Practical Nurse:
    A. Graduation from a NYS approved School of Practical Nursing, OR
    B. Possession of a valid NYS Registered Professional Nursing or NYS Licensed
    C. Professional Nursing license.
2. Current license and registration to practice nursing in NYS.
3. AED/CPR Certified.
4. Prior school nursing, pediatric nursing experience desirable.
5. Physically able to perform essential functions of the position (with or without reasonable accommodation), including running to emergencies.

Employment is contingent upon student enrollment and availability of programs.  First consideration to current BOCES employees if applications are submitted by 4/09/2019.

Job Category
Extended School Year Programs (ESY) - Nursing 2019
Job Location
District Wide

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