SUMMER SCHOOL NURSE

    Albuquerque Public Schools
    Albuquerque, NM
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    ***ONLY CURRENT APS EMPLOYEES MAY APPLY***

    ***MUST HAVE A CURRENT LICENSE OR ENDORSEMENT FOR THE JOB YOU ARE APPLYING FOR.***

    Develops and utilizes appropriate health services and health monitoring programs while functioning as a student advocate, and develops and implements programs to assist students' and families' access to health care.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    Incumbent must achieve the following outcomes with or without reasonable accommodation:
    • Cooperates in the development and implementation of the District health program.
    • Participates with school staff in developing and implementing a total school health program based on student needs.
    • Advises and educates teachers, students and parents on health matters and provides training activities when necessary.
    • Identifies health problems including social, emotional and economic factors that interfere with learning through screening procedures, assessment and evaluation of students.
    • Initiates, establishes and monitors quality assurance for the Presumptive Eligibility/Medicaid Onsite Application Assistance (PE/MOSAA) or other health care and/or education related programs as directed.
    • Works collaboratively with school-based health care personnel.
    • Assists in the supervising, training and delegating assignments to Health Assistants.
    • Initiates medical and mental health referrals to parents, school personnel and community providers.
    • Develops and implements individual health care plans.
    • Provides remediation and follow-through on all referrals.
    • Serves as a consultant and resource person to staff, parents and students in identifying community resources, environmental hazards and school safety issues.
    • Acts as a liaison between the school, home and community providers regarding health information and referrals.
    • Implements policies and procedures regarding school health and the control of communicable diseases in accordance with established policies and procedures.
    • Oversees compliance with state immunization laws.
    • Arranges for the routine care of ill and injured students.
    • Manages and oversees the implementation of the District medication policy.
    • Participates as a health professional in the evaluation process for students referred for special education services.
    • Participates as a health professional on other relevant teams and at appropriate conferences and meetings.
    PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND EXPERIENCE:

    The minimum expectations for this job are as follows
    • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
    • Flexibility, organization, decision-making and problem solving skills.
    • Interpersonal skills with diverse populations in-person and on the telephone.
    • Ability to meet deadlines, work on multiple projects and coordinate the work of others.
    • Ability to communication effectively with State Agencies.
    • Knowledge of District policies and procedures as they apply to health services.
    • Knowledge of State and Federal guidelines that effect student access to health care and/or educational related programs.
    • Knowledge of standard nursing practices and procedures.
    • Knowledge of Federal, State and District confidentiality policy as related to students and families.
    REQUIREMENTS:

    MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION, LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS: The minimum requirements for this job are as follows:
    • Valid New Mexico Nursing license (or compact license).
    • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or AND with 3 years of clinical experience.
    • Maintains current CPR certification.
    • Preferred one year of experience in nursing or community nursing.
    CONTACT INFORMATION:

    Contact Information:

    Please submit online application. Incomplete applications will not be processed.

    Contact: Nursing Services at (505) 855-9842. For a list and phone numbers of principals see https://www.aps.edu/summer-programs/k5-plus

    START DATE:

    Prep/Plan Date: June 4 or June 11, 2020

    Program Dates: June 5- July 10, 2020 Alternative Schedule schools

    June 12- July 17, 2020 Traditional Schedule schools.

    All schools will be closed for 4th of July Holiday on Friday, July 3rd.

    APPLY TO:

    www.aps.edu/jobs, APS Jobs Apply Online Summer Extended Learning Programs/Summer School

    ***Please submit Summer Extended Learning (Summer School) Application***

    **This position is not listed on the Administrative/Certified/Classified Applications**

    ADDITIONAL INFO:

    ADA Compliance

    SALARY:

    Negotiated Rate

    DAYS:

    HOURS:

    ADA Compliance
    Posting ID: 552774920Posted: 2020-05-21